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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 151034
Last updated: 12 February 2020
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Time:Night ?
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:57 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (57 OTU RAF)
Registration: R6601
C/n / msn: 683
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Two Mills, nr Ledsham -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:RAF Hawarden, Flintshire
Destination airport:RAF Hawarden
Missed the landing approach to Hawarden and crashed at Two Mills near Ledsham, some miles north of the airfield.
Crashed and burned, pilot killed. SOC 11/7/41.
Sgt Robert Emerson NICKERSON (pilot) RCAF - killed.


Spitfire production list.
RAF Casualties-1941.

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Revision history:

06-Dec-2012 16:48 angels one five Added
27-Jun-2015 13:42 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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