Researching historic aviation accidents and locating crash sites in the Peak District & throughout the British Isles
Hawker Hurricane Mk.I P3385 of the Merchant Ship Fighter Unit crashed on Allt-y-Ceffylau near Blaenau Ffestiniog on the 9th August 1942
Robert Bruce McIntyre
Pilot Officer RCAF
The pilot was on a flight from Speke near Liverpool to RAF Valley on Anglesey where he was to take part in an air-to-air firing exercise. He had entered cloud and become lost, eventually flying into high ground on Allt-y-Ceffylau near Blaenau Ffestiniog.