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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121965
Last updated: 6 October 2020
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Date:01-JUN-1941
Time:21:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:41 Squadron Royal Air Force (41 Sqn RAF)
Registration: P8163
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Thimbleby, about 6 miles E of Northallerton -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Catterick, Yorkshire
Destination airport:RAF Catterick
Narrative:
Crashed on high ground in poor visibility. The pilot suffered severe injuries and died the next day.
Cat. E2 SOC 10/6/41.
Crew:
Sgt (NZ391826) Eric Eugene Croker (pilot) RNZAF - killed

Sources:

Spitfire production list


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Apr-2011 18:56 angels one five Added
30-Dec-2011 06:08 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
13-Jan-2012 00:16 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
15-Jan-2012 13:22 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport]
23-Jan-2012 01:28 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
09-Nov-2012 16:21 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
10-Nov-2012 02:15 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
19-Sep-2013 07:57 angels one five Updated [Time, Location, Narrative]
07-Apr-2014 09:03 angels one five Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport]
06-Jun-2015 20:55 Angel dick one Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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