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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141951
Last updated: 31 October 2020
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Date:09-NOV-1942
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIb
Owner/operator:1 CACU Royal Air Force (1 CACU RAF)
Registration: P8333
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Hunton, Kent -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Detling
Destination airport:RAF Detling
Narrative:
Operated by the Coastal Artillery Co-operation Unit, RAF.
Flew into the ground at night and in poor visibility, near Hunton, Kent on 9/11/42.
Cat. E and written off the books on 22/11/42.
Pilot:
S/Ldr ( 72160 ) David Jervis Hamilton RAFVR - killed.
R.I.P.

Sources:

Spitfire production list
CWGC


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Jan-2012 03:05 Nepa Added
07-Aug-2013 06:32 JINX Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
07-Dec-2014 06:37 Boile A. Updated [Operator, Source]
06-Jan-2015 22:59 angels one five Updated [Date, Time, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
06-Jan-2015 23:02 angels one five Updated [Location, Narrative]
06-Jan-2015 23:30 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
15-Jun-2015 06:32 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Narrative]
25-Sep-2019 02:50 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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