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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161039
Last updated: 22 September 2020
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Date:20-FEB-1945
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX
Owner/operator:3 Sqn SAAF
Registration: PT426
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Piazza al Serchio -   Italy
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Pontedera A/F
Destination airport:
Narrative:
PT426 - Shot down by flak; crashed on a hill near Piazza al Serchio; Lt. M.F.W. Austin declared KIA.

Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
Book "Ali Dimenticate" Agostino Alberti-Luca Merli IBN Publisher


Images:


Piazza Al Serchio August 2015

Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Sep-2013 10:47 JINX Added
03-Mar-2014 15:50 jollyroger Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Narrative]
31-Mar-2015 18:44 INV Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
22-Sep-2020 07:18 Anon. Updated [Source, Photo]

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