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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 164133
Last updated: 3 November 2020
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Date:24-MAR-1941
Time:12:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:222 (Natal) Squadron Royal Air Force (222 (Natal) Sqn RAF)
Registration: P7847
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Salhouse near Wroxham, Norfolk, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
Destination airport:RAF Coltishall
Narrative:
Control was lost and the tail unit broke off. The Spitfire disintegrated, crashed, and burned.

Pilot:
Sgt (903440) Frederick John COCKRAM, RAFVR - killed.
R.I.P.

Sources:

Spitfire production list
CWGC


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Feb-2014 09:56 angels one five Added
02-Jun-2015 16:27 Leopard DX Updated [Time, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Dec-2019 09:27 angels one five Updated [Location, Narrative]

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