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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172536
Last updated: 17 June 2020
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Date:14-NOV-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:58 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (58 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8275
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Thornhill, Stirlingshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Grangemouth, Stirlingshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hit a tree while low flying. Aircraft destroyed. Written off the books on 24/11/42.

Sgt George Lovell Ellsworth RAFVR, killed. R.I.P.


Sources:

Spitfire production list.
http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/wwshack/Misc/58otu.pdf


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Dec-2014 09:43 angels one five Added
16-Jul-2015 19:58 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
13-Jan-2018 08:01 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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