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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21958
Last updated: 27 September 2020
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Date:07-AUG-1940
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:616 (South Yorkshire) Squadron Royal Air Force (616 (South Yorkshire) Sqn RAF)
Registration: K9817
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Leconfield, East Yorkshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Leconfield, Yorkshire
Destination airport:RAF Leconfield
Narrative:
The aircraft was making a night landing when it undershot and crashed.
Crew:
Sgt (741143) Thomas "Tommy" WESTMORELAND (pilot) RAFVR - safe.

Sources:

Spitfire production list
CWGC


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2008 11:28 Anon. Added
28-Dec-2011 12:56 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
17-Jan-2012 04:28 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
05-Nov-2012 00:36 angels one five Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
23-Mar-2015 17:38 angels one five Updated [Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Jun-2015 10:41 Coumes Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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