Supermarine Spitfire Mk.Vb W3569 of No.316 (Polish) Squadron, RAF, crashed on Bosley Cloud on the 21st March 1944


Zygmunt Kowalski Sergeant PAF Pilot Killed


The pilot was on a training flight from RAF Woodvale near Southport when he suffered from engines trouble and attempted to force land but the aircraft crashed during the attempt and Sgt Kowalski was killed.

The field that the aircraft crashed in was later used as a temporary camp by US Army personnel and they left a large amount of detritus.