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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163089
Last updated: 10 February 2020
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Date:21-MAY-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk II
Owner/operator:53 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (53 OTU RAF)
Registration: P7781
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sea off Saint Donats, Glamorgan -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Llandow, Glamorgan
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed in the sea during a training exercise.
Crew:
Sgt James French Mark (pilot) RAFVR - killed.

Sources:

Spitfire production list (NB.The date of this loss is given erroneously as 21/5/43).
CWCG


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jan-2014 02:39 angels one five Added
09-Jan-2014 02:44 angels one five Updated [Source, Narrative]
16-Jul-2015 20:50 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]

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