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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229441
Last updated: 17 June 2020
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Date:10-SEP-1942
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIb
Owner/operator:61 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (61 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8530
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bomere Heath, Shropshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Spitfire P8530 collided in flight with Spitfire P8628 and crashed. The pilot was killed.
P8628 landed safely.

Pilot : Sgt Douglas Arthur Camm RAF. He is buried at Horsforth Cemetery.
R.I.P.

Sources:

Spitfire production list and other sources.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Sep-2019 02:38 angels one five Added
02-Nov-2019 08:39 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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