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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 176212
Last updated: 20 May 2020
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Date:29-JAN-1943
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: P8394
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near the North Third Reservoir, Stirling, Stirlingshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Balado Bridge
Destination airport:RAF Balado Bridge
Narrative:
Presentation aircraft " Gibraltar ". Dived at high speed into the ground during homing practice. Oxygen failure was suspected.

P/O (130019) Henri Jeanne Paul De La Bastita ( Belgium ) RAFVR - killed.
R.I.P.

Sources:

http://www.heraldscotland.com/sport/spl/aberdeen/aviation-sleuth-tracks-plane-to-last-resting-place-spitfire-on-the-rise-again-1.219597


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Revision history:

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19-May-2015 07:16 angels one five Added
16-Jul-2015 19:52 Angel dick five Updated [Operator, Narrative]
27-Sep-2019 22:29 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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