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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152486
Last updated: 14 July 2020
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Date:28-AUG-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:453 Sqn RAAF
Registration: BM647
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Spartleton Edge, 5 miles SE of Garvald, East Lothian -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Drem, East Lothian
Destination airport:RAF Drem
Narrative:
Dived into the ground & exploded.
Crew:
Sgt (Aus416291) David Hayward STEELE (pilot) RAAF - killed.

Sources:

Spitfire production list
RAF Casualties-1942
cwgc


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Jan-2013 01:00 angels one five Added
01-Aug-2013 19:48 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative]
09-Sep-2013 07:24 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
15-Sep-2013 07:18 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
18-Jun-2015 08:12 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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