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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 118821
Last updated: 6 October 2020
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Date:15-DEC-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:109th OSqn /67th OGp USAAF
Registration: EN799
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3 miles north of Stafford -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:RAF Atcham /AAF Sta.342
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Forced landing owing to engine failure .
SOC 24/12/42.

USAAF Overseas Aircraft Losses for December 1942 gives the serial no. of the aircraft as EM799, but this s/n was not allocated to a Spitfire.

Sources:

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


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jan-2012 10:24 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]
03-Mar-2013 21:00 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Feb-2019 16:36 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]
23-Mar-2020 18:40 DG333 Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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