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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195700
Last updated: 27 July 2020
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Date:25-MAY-1942
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:222 (Natal) Squadron Royal Air Force (222 (Natal) Sqn RAF)
Registration: AD233
C/n / msn: ZD-F
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:English Channel, West of Dunkirk -   France
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF North Weald
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by Focke Wulf Fw 190As of the JG 26 over Gravelines.
Operation: Ramrod 51
Crew:
Pilot: Squadron Leader Jerzy Jankiewicz.- killed

Sources:

http://www.aircrewremembered.com/jankiewicz-jerzy.html
https://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205126549_


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-May-2017 17:18 TigerTimon Added
27-May-2017 17:18 TigerTimon Updated [Time]
27-May-2017 17:34 TigerTimon Updated [Departure airport]
13-Feb-2018 21:25 Nepa Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Narrative]

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