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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172130
Last updated: 14 November 2020
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Date:15-MAY-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: P8267
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bradley, Denbighshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Rednal, Shropshire
Destination airport:RAF Rednal
Narrative:
Dived into the ground from an aerobatics practice flight at high altitude.
Pilot loss of consciousness due to oxygen starvation.
Crew:
W/O (P.704007) Mieczyslaw KOS (pilot) PAF - killed


Sources:

Spitfire production list
rafweb.org Casualties-1944
https://listakrzystka.pl/en/ko-ko/page/19/
cwgc


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Dec-2014 21:32 angels one five Added
09-Jun-2015 06:39 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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