Wellington Mk.III BJ778 ZL-A of No.427 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force flew into Black Intake Moor whilst returning from a raid against La Havre in France on the 12th February 1943

Vickers Wellington Mk.X at the Royal Air Force Museum


Oscar Philip Edwin Ronald J. Adlam Sergeant Pilot Killed
Bryan Dunn Flying Officer Navigator Killed
Arnold Charles Clifford Sergeant Bomb Aimer Killed
William Charles Ivor Jelley Sergeant Wireless Op. / Air Gunner Killed
William Ball Sergeant Air gunner Killed


Crash site of Vickers Wellington Mk.III BJ778 on Black Intake Moor, North Yorkshire
Some small fragments of the aircraft can be found scattered over a sizable area on Black Intake Moor. This photo shows the largest collection of wreckage.