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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 176032
Last updated: 30 October 2020
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Date:21-NOV-1942
Time:12:09
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:222 (Natal) Squadron Royal Air Force (222 (Natal) Sqn RAF)
Registration: BL599
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Irish Sea, 15 miles west of Stranraer -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Ayr, Ayrshire
Destination airport:RAF Ayr
Narrative:
Dived out of formation and into the sea while on a routine patrol.
Crew:
Sgt (1139189) William James Dennis MILLER (pilot) RAFVR - killed


http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?14668-Spitfire-222-Sqn-21-November-1942


Sources:

Spitfire production list
CWGC


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-May-2015 17:49 angels one five Added
10-May-2015 18:05 angels one five Updated [Date]
02-Jun-2015 16:10 Leopard DX Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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