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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21963
Last updated: 8 June 2020
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Date:01-AUG-1940
Time:13:15
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: K9829
C/n / msn: 44
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:RAF Leconfield, East Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Leconfield, North Yorkshire
Narrative:
The aircraft was damaged on landing after being being hit in the radio and engine bearer by return fire from a Ju88 over the North Sea.
Crew:
Sgt (565201) Marmaduke "Dukey" RIDLEY (pilot) RAF - ok

Sources:

Spitfire production list
CWGC


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2008 11:28 Anon. Added
04-Sep-2008 05:12 JINX Updated
06-Mar-2011 05:37 angels one five Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
26-Dec-2011 13:26 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
17-Jan-2012 04:20 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport]
04-Nov-2012 21:14 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Narrative]
28-May-2014 11:31 angels one five Updated [Operator, Source]
02-Jun-2015 10:38 Coumes Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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