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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195652
Last updated: 7 April 2019
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Date:05-SEP-1946
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire
Owner/operator:Royal Hellenic Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:8 km from Gevgelija -   North Macedonia
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Reported shot down by Yugoslav AAA at border area. **Pilot violated Yugoslav territory in error and landed in the Gevgelija area. He was released.

Sources:

La Vanguardia 7 September 1946, p5
El Informador 7 September 1946, p1+3
**The Indian Express 8 September 1946, p1/12 September 1946, p1


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-May-2017 08:22 TB Added
02-May-2018 14:05 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Total occupants, Location, Source]
22-Jan-2019 21:20 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
22-Jan-2019 21:29 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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