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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 160519
Last updated: 24 February 2020
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Date:02-NOV-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF.Mk IX
Owner/operator:442 (Caribou) Sqn RCAF
Registration: PL436
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:B.80 Volkel airfield -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.80 Volkel (NL)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
He had a bomb hang up that later fell away and exploded while he he was strafing a train. The Spitfire was heavily damaged, although the pilot managed to limp back to B.80 Vokel and land.
Recat E. SOC 29.01.45.
Crew:
F/O R B Barker (pilot) RCAF- Ok

Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
126 Wing RCAF-Osprey Publishing.


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Sep-2013 19:51 JINX Added
27-Mar-2015 20:25 James JUMP Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
02-Apr-2017 06:58 Red Ragon Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Feb-2018 18:47 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
16-Oct-2019 18:19 TigerTimon Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport]
24-Feb-2020 14:37 Xindel XL Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Operator]

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