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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22116
Last updated: 13 April 2019
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Date:30-SEP-1940
Time:10:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:64 Sqn RAF
Registration: P9564
C/n / msn: 669
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Watton, 4 miles N of RAF Leconfield, East Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Leconfield, Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft collided in mid-air with Spitfire K9805 and crashed while making a forced landing .P9564 SOC 7 October, 1940.
Crew:
P/O (45092) Adrian Francis LAWS DFM (pilot) RAF- killed.



Adrian Laws is buried in the Wells-next-the-Sea Cemetery.


Sources:

Spitfire production list
cwgc


Images:


Sgt. Adrian Francis Laws was my grandfather, this is his squadron plaque


Sgt. Adrian Francis Laws was my grandfather

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2008 23:17 Anon. Added
28-Aug-2011 20:47 angels one five Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Dec-2011 12:32 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
08-Jan-2012 03:51 Anon. Updated [[Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]]
08-Jan-2012 03:51 Anon. Updated [[[Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]]]
08-Nov-2012 16:25 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Narrative]
25-Feb-2014 01:10 angels one five Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
13-Jun-2015 16:52 Fuxs Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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