About this object141 Squadron. Flying Officer Dennis Conon Williams (Pilot) and Air Gunner Pilot Geoffrey Frank Colman Pledger (Gunner) with their Defiant. Both were killed on 4th April 1941 when their Defiant, T3913, crashed in bad weather, at Little Hermitage, two miles from Gravesend.
In September 1980 RAF Biggin Hill gathered together a collection of photographs from museums, commercial and private individuals to mount an exhibition to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain. The collection was passed on to Bob Ogley when the RAF withdrew from Biggin Hill.
This photograph is part of the Bob Ogley Photograph Collection.
Place MadeRAF Biggin Hill
PeriodSecond World War
Medium and Materials1: photographic negative
Measurements1: H 100 mm x W 125 mm
2: H 185 mm x W 145 mm
Subject and Association Keywords141 Squadron
Subject and Association KeywordsBiggin Hill
Subject and Association KeywordsBoulton Paul Defiant
Subject and Association KeywordsDefiant night fighter
Subject and Association KeywordsWilliams, Dennis Conon
Subject and Association KeywordsPledger, Geoffrey Frank Colman