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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152689
Last updated: 10 March 2020
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Date:04-APR-1943
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:53 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (53 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8641
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Llandow, Glamorganshire., Wales -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Llandow, Glamorgan
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Spitfire P8641 was struck by Spitfire P7378 whilst waiting to take-off, and was destroyed by fire.
Crew:
Sgt Charles Stanley Rutter HAMILTON (pilot) RAFVR - killed.

Sources:

Spitfire production list.
RAF Casualties-1943.
CWGC


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jan-2013 02:51 angels one five Added
20-Jun-2015 09:30 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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