This Avro Anson became the first allied aircraft of World War II to..
St Catherine's Down claimed another victim on the 13th March 1944.
A US Air Force Marauder crashed north of Chale Green on the 12th May..
The Bristol Blenheim crashed into Brading Down, 22nd December 1940.
22nd March 1941, a Blenheim made a forced landing at Brook.
7th June 1994 a Havoc A-20 made a forced landing at Ashey Racecourse.
2nd June 1940 saw a Fairey Battle in a sad friendly fire incident.
17th March 1942 a Fairey Swordfish crash lands in Godshill.
Handley Page Halifax at 06.30hrs on the 20th December 1942 went..
While on patrol from No 1 Squadron at Tangmere two Hurricanes flying..
Pilot Officer J Ashton had a lucky escape from his aircraft after..
A well controlled crash landing landing !
Squadron Leader J. Peel, became one of the highest ranking pilots to..
The tragic and sad tail of a forced landing that went horribly wrong..
16th August saw more attacks on the South Hampshire airfields of..
After one of the most eventful initial attacks of the war on the 8th..
The first IOW Hurricane crash of the war was brought down after..
This Hurricane from 238 Squadron Middle Wallop , came crashing down..
This light is responsible for guiding ships of all sizes and nationalities into the deep water channel for Portsmouth and Southampton.
Bembridge Heritage Centre (run by Bembridge Heritage Society)
The greatest disaster to occur in Isle of Wight waters was the loss in 1917 of RMS Mendi , a steamer carrying more than 800 South African labourers..