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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 190317
Last updated: 31 October 2020
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Date:22-NOV-1940
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:266 (Rhodesian) Squadron Royal Air Force (266 (Rhodesian) Sqn RAF)
Registration: X4593
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Holme Lode near Peterborough -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Wittering, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane crashed during a training flight for unknown reasons. The pilot died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.peterboroughtoday.co.uk/news/memorial-to-spitfire-crash-pilot-unveiled-at-holme-lode-near-peterborough-1-7593930
http://www.greatfen.org.uk/spitfire


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Sep-2016 08:50 gerard57 Added
23-Sep-2016 09:18 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
23-Dec-2017 16:30 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
13-Feb-2018 21:19 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport]

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