Avro Anson Mk.I N9912 of No.25 OTU crashed on Whitwell Moor, Stocksbridge on the 31st March 1941 while on a night navigation exercise from RAF Finningley


Bernard Maurice Fournier Pilot Officer Pilot OK
? ? Navigator OK
? ? Wireless Operator / Air Gunner OK
? ? Wireless Operator / Air Gunner OK

Pilot Officer Fournier was killed during operational flying on the 29th August 1941 while flying with No.49 Sqn. The aircraft he was flying, Hampden Mk.I AE126 was shot down by a night-fighter of 4./NJG1 killing the four crew.

Crash site of Avro Anson Mk.I N9912 on Whitwell Moor, Stocksbridge, South Yorkshire
Above is the view looking in the direction that N9912 probably came from, today only piece of the aircraft remains.