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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150341
Last updated: 9 November 2020
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Date:15-FEB-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk II
Owner/operator:152 (Hyderabad) Squadron Royal Air Force (152 (Hyderabad) Sqn RAF)
Registration: P8448
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RNAS Eglinton, Londonderry, Northern Ireland. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RNAS Eglinton, Londonderry
Narrative:
Engine cut in the circuit. Crashed and written off.
P8448 was presented to the RAF by the NAAFI and named " Counter Attack". Cat. E, SOC.

P/O (100571) Philip Lionel Soothill (pilot) RAFVR - killed.
R.I.P.

Sources:

http://www.152hyderabad.co.uk/html/gallery_1__1939-1942.html
CWGC
Spitfire production list


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2012 01:39 angels one five Added
30-Nov-2012 04:18 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Narrative]
27-May-2013 22:49 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
13-Sep-2013 06:56 angels one five Updated [Operator]
16-Apr-2014 09:55 angels one five Updated [Source, Narrative]
01-Jun-2015 15:55 Zeeland Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Narrative]
01-Jun-2015 16:04 Rata Updated [Location, Destination airport]
06-Dec-2016 07:49 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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