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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 165151
Last updated: 26 June 2020
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Date:04-JAN-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:61 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (61 OTU RAF)
Registration: P7897
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pudleston, near Leominster, Herefordshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Rednal, Shropshire
Destination airport:RAF Rednal
Narrative:
This Spitfire's engine caught fire in flight. The aircraft was damaged beyond repair in the subsequent forced landing and written off.
The pilot, Sgt A.J. BARY RAFVR (Netherlands), survived the accident.

Sources:

Spitfire production list
rafcommands forum


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Apr-2014 07:28 angels one five Added
09-Jun-2015 06:46 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]

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