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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 181702
Last updated: 21 November 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:331 (Norw.) Squadron Royal Air Force (331 (Norw.) Sqn RAF)
Registration: BL919
C/n / msn: FN-C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Beach at Dunkirk -   France
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF North Weald
Destination airport:
During a low-level sweep around the city the aircraft was hit by anti aircraft fire and went down in flames and crashed on the beach of Dunkirk
Lt (N1056) Lt Henning Adolf Leifseth (Pilot) RAFVR - killed



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Revision history:

24-Nov-2015 19:23 TB Added
09-Nov-2016 17:42 TB Updated [Operator]
09-Nov-2016 17:59 TB Updated [Operator]
16-Feb-2018 16:40 Red Dragon Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Feb-2018 17:42 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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