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Date:15-AUG-1942
Time:17:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:41 Squadron Royal Air Force (41 Sqn RAF)
Registration: P8607
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Weston Patrick, Hampshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:RAF Debden, Essex
Destination airport:RAF Tangmere, Sussex
Narrative:
Spitfire P8607 was being flown from RAF Station Debden to RAF Station Tangmere where No.41 Squadron (based at Llanbedr) was being repositioned in order to take part in the forthcoming air operations over the Dieppe landings ( Operation Jubilee ).

About 20 miles north of its destination the Spitfire was seen to dive out of the low clouds and crash. The plane ( a presentation aircraft " Palembang Oloe II ", squadron code EB-C ) was destroyed by impact forces and fire.

P8607 was SOC, Cat.E.

Sgt (NZ411981) Bernard Bryn GOODALL RNZAF - killed in a flying accident.
R.I.P.





Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20160312232333/http://brew.clients.ch/raf41sqdn.htm
41 Sqn ORB.


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Revision history:

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08-Jan-2012 18:55 angels one five Added
08-Jan-2012 19:00 angels one five Updated [Source]
08-Jan-2012 19:01 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
09-Jan-2012 06:37 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
17-Jan-2012 03:01 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
17-Jan-2012 05:15 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location]
23-Jan-2012 12:42 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
24-Oct-2012 00:08 angels one five Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Jul-2013 17:32 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator]
27-Jul-2013 00:31 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
01-Aug-2013 20:25 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
12-Aug-2013 08:57 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
29-Jan-2014 05:44 angels one five Updated [Time]
22-Feb-2014 18:54 Nepa Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Mar-2014 02:06 angels one five Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Narrative]
30-Mar-2015 07:23 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
06-Jun-2015 21:00 Angel dick one Updated [Time, Operator, Narrative]
14-Mar-2020 00:49 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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