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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22111
Last updated: 22 April 2019
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Date:13-SEP-1940
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:7 OTU Royal Air Force (7 OTU RAF)
Registration: X4159
C/n / msn: 998
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tattenhall, near Broxton, Chester, Cheshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Hawarden, Cheshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft dived into the ground during a practice dogfight.
Oxygen failure.
Crew:
Sgt Dermot David Samuel EDGAR (pilot) RAFVR - killed.


Sources:

Spitfire production list
CWGC


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2008 23:17 Anon. Added
27-Dec-2011 06:56 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
30-Dec-2011 05:17 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]
09-Nov-2012 01:14 angels one five Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative]
23-Nov-2012 17:03 angels one five Updated [Location, Departure airport]
23-Nov-2012 17:06 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
03-Mar-2014 02:13 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
26-Jun-2015 10:09 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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