British Royal Air Force Fighter Command Casualties, Jul-Sep 1940

Editor's Note: The following content is a transcription of a period document or a collection of period statistics. It may be incomplete, inaccurate, or biased. The reader may not wish to take the content as factual.

ww2dbaseWeekly Casualties, Jul-Sep 1940

1-7 Jul3 Blenheim, 1 Hurricane, 3 Spitfire2 Hurricane
8-14 Jul16 Hurricane, 7 Spitfire6 Hurricane, 2 Spitfire
15-21 Jul6 Defiant, 10 Hurricane, 6 Spitfire5 Hurricane
22-28 Jul4 Hurricane, 12 Spitfire1 Hurricane, 6 Spitfire
29 Jul-4 Aug4 Hurricane, 4 SpitfireNone
5-11 Aug3 Blenheim (incl. 1 trainer), 33 Hurricane, 12 Spitfire3 Hurricane, 10 Spitfire
12-18 Aug29 Hurricane, 10 Spitfire, 76 Unidentified 5 Hurricane, 8 Spitfire
19-25 Aug 4 Defiant, 20 Hurricane, 23 Spitfire1 Hurricane
26 Aug-1 Sep7 Defiant, 81 Hurricane, 47 Spitfire10 Hurricane, 6 Spitfire
2-8 Sep4 Blenheim, 74 Hurricane, 52 Spitfire34 Hurricane, 31 Spitfire
9-15 Sep59 Hurricane, 28 Spitfire20 Hurricane, 15 Spitfire 
16-22 Sep12 Hurricane, 7 Spitfire, 7 Unidentified9 Spitfire
23-29 Sep46 Hurricane, 32 Spitfire23 Hurricane, 24 Spitfire

Aircraft Losses Between 10 Jul and 11 Aug

Bf 1098752139
Bf 1106106
Unknown Combat314

Kate Moore, Battle of Britain
Stephen Bungay, The Most Dangerous Enemy

Added By:
C. Peter Chen

Did you enjoy this article or find this article helpful? If so, please consider supporting us on Patreon. Even $1 per month will go a long way! Thank you.

Share this article with your friends:


Stay updated with WW2DB:

 RSS Feeds

Visitor Submitted Comments

1. Commenter identity confirmed Alan Chanter says:
30 Dec 2020 07:48:47 AM

Casualties during four months of aerial combat included nearly 1,600 RAF airmen killed and over 400 wounded with 1,744 planes lost. The Luftwaffe suffered 2,600 dead, 735 wounded and more than 900 taken prisoner. Nearly 2,000 German planes were destroyed.

All visitor submitted comments are opinions of those making the submissions and do not reflect views of WW2DB.

Posting Your Comments on this Topic

Your Name
Your Email
 Your email will not be published
Comment Type
Your Comments
Security Code



1. We hope that visitor conversations at WW2DB will be constructive and thought-provoking. Please refrain from using strong language. HTML tags are not allowed. Your IP address will be tracked even if you remain anonymous. WW2DB site administrators reserve the right to moderate, censor, and/or remove any comment. All comment submissions will become the property of WW2DB.

2. For inquiries about military records for members of the World War II armed forces, please see our FAQ.

Search WW2DB & Partner Sites

Famous WW2 Quote
"The raising of that flag on Suribachi means a Marine Corps for the next 500 years."

James Forrestal, Secretary of the Navy, 23 Feb 1945

Support Us

Please consider supporting us on Patreon. Even $1 a month will go a long way. Thank you!

Or, please support us by purchasing some WW2DB merchandise at TeeSpring, Thank you!