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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 118351
Last updated: 16 March 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk V
Owner/operator:334th FSqn /4th FGp USAAF
Registration: unknown
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:4 miles south of Bishop Stortford, Hertfordshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:RAF Debden/ AAF Sta.356
Destination airport:RAF Debden
Mid-air collision with another Spitfire of the same unit.
Pilot Robert S. Sprague was killed.


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Revision history:

21-Jan-2012 02:27 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase]
19-Mar-2013 08:54 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
16-Mar-2020 08:51 DG333 Updated [Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Operator]

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