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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152757
Last updated: 30 June 2020
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Date:03-JUL-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:130 (Punjab) Squadron Royal Air Force (130 (Punjab) Sqn RAF)
Registration: P7424
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Rosemergy near Morvah, Cornwall -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Portreath, Cornwall
Destination airport:RAF Portreath
Narrative:
Control was lost whilst flying in cloud, and the Spitfire span into the ground and burned.
Crew:
Sgt (1183368) Donald Jeffery TAYLOR (pilot) RAFVR - killed

Sources:

Spitfire production list
RAF Casualties-1941
CWGC


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Jan-2013 00:15 angels one five Added
28-May-2013 18:33 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Nature, Narrative]
09-Jun-2013 20:42 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
19-Sep-2013 22:56 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Source]
03-Jun-2015 15:39 Repac Updated [Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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