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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 158194
Last updated: 30 November 2020
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Date:16-AUG-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:57 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (57 OTU RAF)
Registration: P7549
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Higher Kinnerton, Flintshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Hawarden, Flintshire
Destination airport:RAF Hawarden
Narrative:
In mid-air collision with Spitfire P7598 of the same unit and crashed.
SOC.
Pilot:
Sgt Robert Ian Darg Forsyth, RAFVR - killed.
R.I.P.

Sources:

RAF Casualties-1942.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Aug-2013 08:39 angels one five Added
26-Jun-2015 10:40 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Jan-2020 15:54 angels one five Updated [Source, Narrative]

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