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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152450
Last updated: 5 October 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:340 (Ile-de-France) Squadron Royal Air Force (340 (Ile-de-France) Sqn RAF)
Registration: BM133
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Athelstaneford, nr Haddington, East Lothian -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Collision in the air with a Spitfire of the same unit.
Crashed at Athelstaneford.

Sgt Georges Comaille killed.

The other Spitfire sustained light damage in the accident and its pilot, Capt. Massart, was able to land safely.


Spitfire production list
RAF Casualties-1943

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Revision history:

11-Jan-2013 13:00 angels one five Added
01-Jun-2013 08:02 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
11-Sep-2013 07:22 angels one five Updated [Operator, Source]
04-Jun-2015 16:31 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Narrative]
08-Oct-2019 18:18 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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