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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 142210
Last updated: 3 October 2020
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Date:16-SEP-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:61 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (61 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8088
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Between Prees Green and Fauls, Shropshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Rednal, Shropshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Aircraft dived into the ground from a high altitude and was destroyed. Probable oxygen failure.
Cat. E and SOC.
Crew:
F/Sgt (Aus423588) John Cashel Barry (pilot) RAAF - killed.



Sources:

Aeroplane Monthly March 2012
Spitfire production list
CWGC


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Feb-2012 08:41 harro Added
08-Nov-2012 18:57 angels one five Updated [Operator, Narrative]
08-Nov-2012 19:27 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Sep-2013 21:52 angels one five Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
19-Apr-2015 19:52 Angel dot comma Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Apr-2015 18:34 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
09-Jun-2015 06:12 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]

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