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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 169497
Last updated: 29 April 2020
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Date:14-MAY-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:52 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (52 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8169
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hill Farm, about 2 mi. ENE of Lyndney, Gloucestershire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Aston Down, Gloucestershire
Destination airport:Training
Narrative:
Hit the water during a practice line astern attack and was damaged. The pilot regained some height and reportedly flew under the Severn Bridge before crash-landing on Hill Farm. Presentation aircraft "ASSAM THREE LAKHIMPUR"
Crew:
Pilot: Plt Off J A Livingstone RCAF - Suffered shock and serious bruising but was otherwise uninjured.

Sources:

Spitfire production list
http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?5768-Unaccounted-airmen-14-5-1942
52 OTU ORB's
Presentation Spitfires


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Sep-2014 09:41 angels one five Added
03-Sep-2014 09:44 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
03-Sep-2014 20:47 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
05-Sep-2014 07:13 angels one five Updated [Date]
06-Dec-2014 01:44 angels one five Updated [Source, Narrative]
18-Jun-2015 07:29 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Dec-2017 21:15 Red Dragon Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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