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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 165479
Last updated: 15 September 2019
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Date:06-JAN-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:616 (South Yorkshire) Squadron Royal Air Force (616 (South Yorkshire) Sqn RAF)
Registration: AA923
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:Sea, about 20 miles east of Skegness -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Kirton-in-Lindsey, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:RAF Kirton-in-Lindsey
Narrative:
Failed to return from a convoy patrol about 20 miles off the Mablethorpe-Skegness area. It is believed that control may have been lost while flying in cloud.
Pilot:
F/Sgt (R/64723) Maynard Miller WAITE RCAF - killed.

Sources:

Spitfire production list
cwgc


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Apr-2014 03:44 angels one five Added
03-Jul-2014 05:24 angels one five Updated [Source, Narrative]
02-Jun-2015 10:50 Coumes Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
16-Jun-2015 02:55 angels one five Updated [Operator, Narrative]
17-Jun-2015 06:04 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
13-Jan-2018 08:01 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
13-Jan-2018 08:01 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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