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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150597
Last updated: 5 November 2020
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Date:10-AUG-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:129 (Mysore) Squadron Royal Air Force (129 (Mysore) Sqn RAF)
Registration: R7133
C/n / msn: 1459
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sledmere, Yorkshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Leconfield, Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The Spitfire dived into the ground and burned out on a local training flight. Cat. E - SOC 20/8/41.
Crew:
Sgt (R/62919) Wilmot Thomas PURDY (pilot) RCAF - killed

Sources:

Spitfire production list
http://www.yorkshire-aircraft.co.uk/aircraft/yorkshire/york41/r7133.html


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Nov-2012 10:00 angels one five Added
28-May-2013 18:28 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Nature, Narrative]
20-Sep-2013 07:41 angels one five Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
16-Jan-2014 20:13 angels one five Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]
10-Nov-2014 16:05 Ivan Lother Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
02-Jan-2015 20:33 angels one five Updated [Operator, Narrative]
03-Jun-2015 15:46 Quentin Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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