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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152750
Last updated: 15 November 2020
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Date:21-NOV-1940
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:603 (City of Edinburgh) Squadron Royal Air Force (603 (City of Edinburgh) Sqn RAF)
Registration: P7387
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Southeast of Faversham -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Hornchurch
Destination airport:RAF Hornchurch
Narrative:
Collided with a Heinkel 111 bomber of the Luftwaffe. Both aircraft were destroyed.

Pilot:
Sgt (748027) Ronald Eric Plant RAFVR - killed.
R.I.P.

Sources:

Spitfire production list
CWGC


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Jan-2013 19:38 angels one five Added
24-Jan-2013 19:38 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
02-Jun-2013 17:27 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
28-Aug-2013 07:30 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]
06-Nov-2013 07:08 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
29-May-2015 06:43 Angel dot comma Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Oct-2019 04:53 angels one five Updated [Other fatalities, Departure airport, Narrative]

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