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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161221
Last updated: 23 July 2020
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Date:15-NOV-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX
Owner/operator:73 Squadron Royal Air Force (73 Sqn RAF)
Registration: PT707
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Canne, Reggio Calabria -   Italy
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Canne, Reggio Calabria
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Engine failed just after t/o and crashed near Canne airfield, pilot badly injured and died during the night
Flight Sergeant FREDERICK GEORGE MALCOLM PARKER
1603689 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 73 Sqdn.
who died age 21 on 16 November 1944
Son of Hubert Charles William and Dorothea Winifred Gladys Parker, of South Norwood, Surrey, England.
MORO RIVER CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY

Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
ORB 73 Squadron


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Oct-2013 00:31 JINX Added
04-May-2014 15:47 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative]
09-Jun-2015 05:46 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Nature]
15-Jan-2020 13:20 Jerome Raby-Lemoine Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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