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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 158486
Last updated: 23 April 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk XI
Owner/operator:16 Squadron Royal Air Force (16 Sqn RAF)
Registration: PA933
C/n / msn: EE-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Not Known -   France
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Blackbushe
Destination airport:
Missing on PR mission to Lille.
Plt Off H E W Colgate (Killed On Active Service)


Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
Royal Air Force Fighter Command Losses of the Second World War Volume 3.

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Revision history:

18-Aug-2013 05:45 JINX Added
27-Mar-2015 19:03 Jixon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
08-Jul-2016 14:10 Red Dragon Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Feb-2018 17:11 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Narrative]

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