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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 155650
Last updated: 17 September 2020
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Date:21-FEB-1948
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk XVI
Owner/operator:501 (County of Gloucester) Sqn RAuxAF
Registration: SL553
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:The Solent, off Ryde, Isle of Wight -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Filton
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into the Solent off Ryde, Isle of Wight, when descending in formation with other aircraft in a snowstorm. Neither the Spitfire nor the pilot were found .

F/O (91279) Norman Bernard Rogers RAF- missing, presumed dead.
R.I.P.

Sources:

1. http://web.archive.org/web/20130907115253/http://daveg4otu.tripod.com:80/iowweb/iowc.html
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/spitfire/p099.html
3. CWGC


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Apr-2013 22:00 Dr. John Smith Added
30-Apr-2013 16:38 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
21-Aug-2013 07:06 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type]
04-Sep-2013 05:14 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
09-Jul-2014 08:21 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Nature]
09-Jul-2014 08:28 angels one five Updated [Operator]
17-Dec-2014 14:49 Dr. John Smith Updated [Nature, Source]
26-Dec-2014 11:23 angels one five Updated [Cn, Nature, Narrative]
27-Mar-2015 18:34 Jixn Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
05-Apr-2015 01:21 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
08-May-2015 19:22 Angel dot comma Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Jun-2018 14:07 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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