Date & Time: Nov 10, 1938 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Supermarine Walrus
Operator:
Registration:
L2256
Flight Type:
Military
Region:
Europe
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crashed while landing on sea off UK coast. Crew was performing a training flight and tried to land near the HMS Sheffield's ship. Crew fate unknown but aircraft destroyed.
Probable cause:
Crew forgot to retract the gear so aircraft overturned on landing.