Bristol Beaufighter LX 798 St Kilda
During World War II, a long range night fighter, Bristol Beaufighter LX798 of 304 FTU based at Port Ellen, Islay, crashed on Hirta, St Kilda within 100 metres (328 ft) of the summit of Conachair on the night of June 3, 1943, with the loss of two crew. Most of the wreckage slid down the hillside and was lost over over the cliffs, and no bodies were ever found. The time of the event may explain why this wreck is also reported on June 4, 1943.
- Beaufighter LX798 of 304 Ferry Training Unit crash site NA099003
- Aircraft wreckage on Conachair at NA 095 001. Photograph assumed to be Beaufighter
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