All
Spitfire
Pilots


Woodhead, Robert W

Stats:

rank: P/O
status: kifa
airforce: -
born: Wapella Canada

added by: GB Wilson
add

All Images:

Bio / Text:

< = expand >
During Cine gun practice; P/O Woodhead of 81 Sqdn collided with Sgt Tadeusz Bubes (Polish), and crashed near Southend, fatally. Sgt. Bubes in his damaged Spitfire, BM158, with almost complete loss of aileron control managed to bring his aircraft back to base. Time up 1100, time down 1140. Weather mentioned in report, low cloud, rain and gusts, probably contributory factor to the collision.

Squadrons:

Squadrons add
AirforceSqdrnDate
RAF 81 Sqdn 1942-05-27

Aircraft:

Aircraftadd
SerialNoteDate
BM467 1942-05-27

Our T-shirts are here!

Our Spitfire Shop

* We rely on our e-store to cover hosting costs and upgrades

post

Comments / Questions:

post