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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172547
Last updated: 3 October 2020
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Date:16-JAN-1943
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:58 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (58 OTU RAF)
Registration: X4614
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:King’s Seat Hill ( in the Ochil Hills ), Clackmananshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Grangemouth, Stirlingshire
Destination airport:RAF Grangemouth
Narrative:
One of three No.58 OTU Spitfires that flew in formation into high ground in poor visibility and crashed in close proximity.
The aircraft was destroyed and its pilot was killed.
Pilot:
Sgt Gordon Murray Duda RCAF - killed.
R.I.P.

Sources:

http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/wwshack/Misc/58OTURollOfHonour.htm
Spitfire production list
CWGC


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Dec-2014 01:56 angels one five Added
29-Dec-2014 02:08 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
16-Jul-2015 19:50 Angel dick five Updated [Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative]
16-Jan-2016 20:23 Laurent Rizzotti Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
16-Jan-2016 20:24 Laurent Rizzotti Updated [Location]
17-Aug-2018 06:12 angels one five Updated [Location, Narrative]

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