Armstrong Whitworth Whitley Mk VII.
Forced landing near the farm Fell. The flight was an anti-submarine and ice patrol, guarding icebergs entering shipping lanes. In July 2015 stridsminjar.is visited the crash site. No remains of the aircraf were found.
Armstrong Whitworth Aircraft,
Whitley Mark VII.
Code: WL ?
Operator: 612 (County of Aberdeen) Squadron RAF
The Squadron was operating in Iceland from 15 Dec. 1941 to 18 August 1942.
Detachment from 12 Sep. 1941 to 3 Oct. 1941.
Source: RAF Loss Record.