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Friday, September 25, 2009

EVENTS for 25th September

25th September 1941 was a hectic day for 53 OTU:

Spitfire I L1054 lost height after take off from Llandow and dived into the ground 1.5 miles southeast of Llantwit Major killing the pilot.

Spitfire I N3166 overshot on landing at Llandow.

Spitfire I X4341 overshot on landing at Llandow with the flaps down onto rough ground and was damaged beyond repair.

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