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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 118800
Last updated: 27 September 2020
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Date:27-JUN-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:307th FSqn /31th FGp USAAF
Registration: X4234
C/n / msn: 1031
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:RAF Atcham, USAAF Sta.342, Shropshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Atcham /AAF Sta.342
Narrative:
Engine failure, forced landing. Cat.B damage, repaired on site.

Pilot James H. Cooper safe.

USAAF Overseas Losses for June 1942 gives the s/n of this aircraft as X4294, but this serial does not appear to have been allotted to a Spitfire.



Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
Spitfire production list.


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jan-2012 09:39 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Location, Phase, Destination airport]
09-Jan-2012 22:50 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
09-Jan-2012 22:53 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Destination airport]
10-Jan-2012 02:12 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
17-Jan-2012 02:46 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
17-Jan-2012 04:36 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
23-Jan-2012 12:20 angels one five Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
24-Oct-2012 13:24 angels one five Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Mar-2019 19:38 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative, Operator]
23-Mar-2020 18:27 DG333 Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Operator]

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