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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 159519
Last updated: 16 August 2020
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Date:27-APR-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:61 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (61 OTU RAF)
Registration: P7608
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Maesbrook, Shropshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Rednal, Shropshire
Destination airport:RAF Rednal
Narrative:
Collided in the air with Spitfire P8079 of the same unit, and crashed at Maesbrook.
Both pilots died.
Crew:
W/O ( P.7608) Marian LIS (pilot) PAF - killed.

Marian Lis is buried at Lancaster (Skerton) Cemetery.

Sources:

Spitfire production list
RAF Casualties-1944
cwgc


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Aug-2013 07:50 angels one five Added
09-Jun-2015 07:59 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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