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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 191244
Last updated: 22 December 2019
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Date:15-JAN-1943
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX
Owner/operator:401 (City of Westmount) Sqn RCAF
Registration: EN183
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:St-Martin-des-Entrées, near Bayeux -   France
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane was shot down by German Flak. Royal Canadian Air Force Sgt. William Kennedy Ferguson, of Peterborough died in the crash of the plane.
R.I.P.

Sources:

http://francecrashes39-45.net/page_fiche_av.php?id=852
https://www.thepeterboroughexaminer.com/news-story/8167267-remembering-one-of-peterborough-s-bravest-a-street-in-france-is-named-in-memorby-of-sgt-william-kennedy-ferguson/


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Nov-2016 15:00 gerard57 Added
06-Nov-2017 18:17 Laurent Rizzotti Updated [Aircraft type]
18-Nov-2017 19:07 tachel Updated [Operator]

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