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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 160600
Last updated: 25 September 2020
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Date:07-JUN-1945
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire PR Mk XI
Owner/operator:681 Squadron Royal Air Force (681 Sqn RAF)
Registration: PL841
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Probably in the Bay of Bengal -   Indian Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Alipore, India
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Failed to return from PR mission to Moulmein, Burma.
Crew:
F/Lt (55003) Thomas WOODHOUSE (pilot) RAF, missing, presumed killed.
R.I.P.

Thomas Woodhouse is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial.

Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
https://www.scribd.com/doc/156944140/Eyes-for-the-Phoenix
Spitfire production list


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Sep-2013 08:01 JINX Added
08-Jan-2014 05:40 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Apr-2015 09:54 Jixn Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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