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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: EN130
C/n / msn: YO-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Dunkirk - Sangatte -   France
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Biggin Hill
Destination airport:Dunkirk - Sangatte
Hit by 20mm shells from Luftwaffe Bf-109F while patrolling Dunkirk - Sangatte area escorting USAAC B-17s.
returned to base, safe landing.


401 Sqn archives
The RCAF overseas the first four years page 83

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25-Dec-2017 18:42 tachel Added

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