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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192628
Last updated: 18 November 2020
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Date:07-SEP-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX
Owner/operator:64 Squadron Royal Air Force (64 Sqn RAF)
Registration: BR602
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sint-Michiels, near Bruge -   Belgium
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by German fighter plane. The pilot, Edgar Dickerson, ejected from the plane but the parachute failed to deploy. He died in the crash.

Sources:

http://www.luchtvaarterfgoed.be/content/herdenkingsbord-edgar-dickerson-spitfire-mkix-br602-64sqn-raf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jan-2017 11:49 gerard57 Added
12-Nov-2018 18:01 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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