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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 151179
Last updated: 5 November 2020
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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: N3276
C/n / msn: 488
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:River Dee at Saltney Ferry, nr RAF Hawarden, Flintshire, Wales. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:RAF Hawarden, Flintshire
Destination airport:RAF Hawarden
Stall/spin accident, wrecked.
Cat. E SOC 18/8/42.
Sgt (655729) Gordon ROSENTHAL (pilot) RAF- killed.


Spitfire production list.
RAF Casualties-1942.

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Revision history:

12-Dec-2012 16:47 angels one five Added
09-Jun-2015 09:19 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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