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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 160492
Last updated: 16 November 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX
Owner/operator:331 (Norw.) Squadron Royal Air Force (331 (Norw.) Sqn RAF)
Registration: PL426
C/n / msn: FN-M
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Foret de la Lande -   France
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:B.16 Villons les Buissons
Destination airport:
Took off fromB.16 Villons les Buissons late afternoon for a Armed Reconnaissance. Encountered flak near Beauvais, baled out over Foret de la Lande and picked up by Canadian troops
Sgt A Westermark (Safe)


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:

14-Sep-2013 08:43 JINX Added
26-Mar-2015 19:58 AlLah Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
04-Jun-2015 16:25 Angel dick one Updated [Operator]
04-Jul-2016 14:08 Red Dragon Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Feb-2018 17:08 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport]
12-Nov-2018 15:37 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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