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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 151306
Last updated: 11 July 2020
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Date:15-SEP-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:61 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (61 OTU RAF)
Registration: P7280
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Crickheath Farm near Oswestry, Shropshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Rednal, Shropshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Spun from cloud and crashed.
Crew:
F/Sgt (1320299) Gordon Leonard SMITH (pilot) RAFVR - killed.

Sources:

Spitfire production list.
RAF Casualties-1944.
cwgc


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Dec-2012 18:22 angels one five Added
19-Apr-2015 19:55 Angel dot comma Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
22-Apr-2015 18:31 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
09-Jun-2015 05:50 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]

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