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Varner E Matthews

Military

Killed in 'Combat Formation Tactics practice in Spitfire VB AB907. Midair collision with another Spitfire.

Service

Units served with

  • 67th Tactical Reconnaissance Group

    67th Tactical Reconnaissance Group

    Group
    The four Squadrons of the 67th Recon Group (12th Observation - later Reconnaissance Squadron; 107th Observation - later Reconnaissance Squadron; 109th Observation - later Reconnaissance Squadron and 153rd Observation - later Reconnaissance Squadron)...

  • 107th Reconnaissance Squadron

Aircraft

  • AB907

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire AB907 Mk Vb, Built at Castle Bromwich Aircraft Factory. ...

Events

Event Location Date
Died 14 June 1943
Buried

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:26:21 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Losses of the 8th & 9th AFs Vol I by Bishop and Hey p. 154

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