Tempsford Halifax W1229

Polish Air Force Badge

Tempsford 19th June 1943.

W/O S. Klosowski PAF - Pilot
F/O J.A. Krzehlik PAF
F/Sgt M. Rzewuski PAF

Handley Page Halifax.

Halifax Mk II, W1229, NF-A, took off at 1020 hrs, the aircraft bounced during a cross wind landing after a training flight. The undercarriage collapsed and the aircraft was written off. There were no injuries to the crew.

This pilot was involved in another training accident 3 days later.

Details obtained from Aircraft lost on Allied Force’s Special Duty Operations & Associated Roll of Honour page 97.