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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 151180
Last updated: 9 November 2020
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Date:08-AUG-1940
Time:10:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:234 (Madras Presidency) Squadron Royal Air Force (234 (Madras Presidency) Sqn RAF)
Registration: N3278
C/n / msn: 489
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Pensilva, near Liskeard, Cornwall -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF St Eval, Cornwall
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ran out of fuel during a routine patrol.
Force landed. Sgt J. Szlagowski safe.
Repaired and returned to service.
Embarked on s.s. Peter Maersk 8/11/42 and lost at sea.




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Spitfire production list.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Dec-2012 17:33 angels one five Added
12-Dec-2012 17:46 angels one five Updated [Date, Time, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
29-May-2013 13:41 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
07-Nov-2014 19:18 angels one five Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Narrative]
02-Jun-2015 13:12 Fuxs Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport]

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