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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163908
Last updated: 10 August 2020
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Date:10-SEP-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:52 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (52 OTU RAF)
Registration: P7834
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near the Bear Inn, Dyer St, Cirencester -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Aston Down, Gloucestershire
Destination airport:RAF Aston Down
Narrative:
Collided with Spitfire P9562 during air combat practice, and crashed in Cirencester.
Declared Category E and written off the books.

Sgt (1214321) Peter Bentley Fenton RAFVR - killed.
R.I.P.

Sources:

Spitfire production list
cwgc


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Feb-2014 23:03 angels one five Added
16-Feb-2014 23:08 angels one five Updated [Registration, Source, Narrative]
18-Jun-2015 07:49 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Jul-2019 01:39 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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