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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154182
Last updated: 12 September 2020
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Date:26-AUG-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:122 (Bombay) Squadron Royal Air Force (122 (Bombay) Sqn RAF)
Registration: X4898
C/n / msn: 1359
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near RAF Ouston, Northumberland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Ouston, Northumberland
Narrative:
Spitfire X4898 hit high ground and crashed whilst attempting to land at RAF Stn Ouston, Northumberland.
The aircraft was declared Cat. E and Struck off Charge on 31/8/41.

Pilot:
P/O (J/5057) Robert Elmer ROBINSON RCAF - killed.
R.I.P.


Sources:

Spitfire production list.
RAF Casualties-1941.
CWGC


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Mar-2013 22:09 angels one five Added
28-May-2013 16:58 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Narrative]
19-Aug-2013 06:34 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Nature]
19-Aug-2013 06:34 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
03-Jun-2015 15:53 Paco Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Apr-2020 06:24 angels one five Updated [Location, Narrative]

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