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Tempsford Lysander R9106

Location: Tempsford, 16th May, 1943

F/Lt Jack Edward E. Bartrum RAFVR

Lysander

This image is of a Westland Lysander at the Shuttleworth collection, taken in 2009, and is included under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License.

Lysander Mk III, R9106, MA-K stalled on landing at Tempsford, on 16th May 1943 after a training flight. The aircraft burst into flames on impact and the pilot was killed. He is buried at St Lawrence Churchyard, Ventnor, United Kingdom. Click on his name at the top of the page for more information.

Details obtained from Aircraft lost on Allied Force’s Special Duty Operations & Associated Roll of Honour page 91.