Researching historic aviation accidents and locating crash sites in the Peak District & throughout the British Isles
Lockheed P-38G Lightning 42-12905 of the 78th Fighter Group crashed on Dunsop Fell on the 26th January 1943
Henry L. Perry Jr
The aircraft was one of a number of aircraft being ferried from Goxhill near Hull to Langford Lodge in Northern Ireland, it collided with a second aircraft, 42-12928 and crashed on open moorland on Dunsop Fell. The second aircraft crashed some distance away on Baxton Fell.