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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203396
Last updated: 3 March 2020
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Date:19-AUG-1942
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: BS120
C/n / msn: YO-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Dieppe -   France
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Lympne
Destination airport:Dieppe
Narrative:
Aircraft sustained combat damage over Dieppe. Pilot, F/Sgt Nickel TCAF was injured but managed to nurse the crippled aircraft back to base.

Sources:

401 Sqn archives
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/ParadieArchiveDatabase/?q=nickel
https://backtonormandy.org/the-history/air-force-operations/airplanes-allies-and-axis-lost/spitfire/109832-4153126.html


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Revision history:

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26-Dec-2017 08:37 tachel Added

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