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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 156054
Last updated: 18 May 2020
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Date:09-NOV-1946
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:92 (East India) Squadron Royal Air Force (92 (East India) Sqn RAF)
Registration: PT790
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr St Gertraud, 50 km NE of RAF Klagenfurt -   Austria
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Klagenfurt
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Struck trees and crashed on a hillside whilst attempting to climb out of a valley in cloud.
Pilot:
F/O (57550) Stanley Anthony Mills, RAF - killed.
R.I.P.

Sources:

Spitfire production list.
RAF Casualties-1946.
Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
CWGC


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-May-2013 20:21 angels one five Added
26-May-2013 19:26 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Nature, Narrative]
04-Jun-2013 09:40 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
26-Jul-2013 13:45 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
14-Aug-2013 22:56 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type]
09-Oct-2013 18:46 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
12-Feb-2014 21:34 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Narrative]
12-Feb-2014 21:36 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
24-Feb-2015 06:30 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
05-Apr-2015 09:03 James JUMP Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
01-Jun-2015 20:45 Tu104 Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
15-Aug-2018 20:10 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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