B-25 Mitchell II, s/n 42-87339 (FR203)North American B 25 Mitchell

The Incident:

The aircraft was beeing ferried to England for service with DUTCH no. 320 Squadron in UK.
The aircraft caught fire and crashed into sea 50 miles West of Reykjavík, Iceland.

The Crew:

Gay Thomas Record, Commercial Pilot (Canadian Civilian)
409656 F/O Frederick Avery Beyer RAAF (Navigator)
Owen Geraint Davies, Radio Operator (British Civilian)

The Aircraft:

Type: Mitchell II B25-D-25
Mfg: North American Aviation
S/N: 42-87339 (FR203)
Operator: RAF 45 Group Transport Command

Details on aircraft: WikipediaYoutube

J F Baugher, home page
Maurice Kissane Ex-RAAF