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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 219784
Last updated: 4 March 2020
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Date:12-JUN-1947
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire
Owner/operator:Royal Indian Air Force (RIAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Southern Honshu -   Japan
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two RIAF Spitfire crashed within 30 minutes in bad weather conditions. Fl Off G.S. Sekhon. N4 Sqn RIAF/British Commonwealth Occupation Forces in Japan.

Sources:

The Indian Express 17 June 1947, p6/19 June 1947, p8


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Dec-2018 20:11 TB Added
20-Dec-2018 20:21 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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