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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 166587
Last updated: 3 November 2020
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Date:05-FEB-1944
Time:17:55
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: P7979
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bryn Farm, Berriew, nr Welshpool, Powys -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Rednal, Shropshire
Destination airport:RAF Rednal
Narrative:
Dived into the ground. Pilot died. Accident due to oxygen system failure.
Crew:
F/O (J/14828) John Worth WRIGHT (pilot) RCAF - killed.

Sources:

Spitfire production list
https://forum.keypublishing.com/archive/index.php/t-112884.html
cwgc


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-May-2014 21:19 angels one five Added
09-Jun-2015 07:24 Angel dick one Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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