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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 166163
Last updated: 16 June 2020
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Date:12-OCT-1941
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:19 Squadron Royal Air Force (19 Sqn RAF)
Registration: P7971
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Horstead Hall, 1 mile SW of RAF Coltishall, Norfolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
Narrative:
Undershot night approach to RAF Coltishall, struck trees and crashed.
Crew:
Sgt L.G. EDWARDS (pilot) RCAF - survived, injured.

Aircraft damage assessed as Category E, and Struck off Charge on 15/10/41.

Sources:

Spitfire production list


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-May-2014 03:30 angels one five Added
02-Aug-2014 04:27 angels one five Updated [Location, Narrative]
08-Jun-2015 18:41 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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