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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150586
Last updated: 14 November 2020
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Date:15-NOV-1940
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:19 Squadron Royal Air Force (19 Sqn RAF)
Registration: P7420
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Boxford, Suffolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Duxford, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:RAF Duxford
Narrative:
The Spitfire struck a tree during a forced landing and crashed.
The pilot, Sgt Henry Adrian Charles Roden, suffered serious injuries and died the following day.
R.I.P.

Henry Roden is buried in Linlithgow Cemetery.

Sources:

Spitfire Production List.
RAF.Org Casualties-1940.


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Nov-2012 18:22 angels one five Added
24-Jan-2013 23:37 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
01-Feb-2013 15:00 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Nature]
13-Feb-2014 20:15 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature]
08-Jun-2015 18:23 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Nature, Departure airport]

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