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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229581
Last updated: 18 June 2020
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Date:09-FEB-1943
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIb
Owner/operator:53 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (53 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8447
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gowley Farm, Llancarfan, Wales -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Stn Llandow
Destination airport:RAF Stn Llandow
Narrative:
This Spitfire was destroyed when it struck a tree and crashed. The pilot was killed.

Pilot: Sgt Ralph Roschman Hill RCAF (20) is buried at Llandwitt Major Cemetery.
R.I.P.

Sources:

Spitfire production list.
CWGC


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Oct-2019 02:37 angels one five Added
02-Nov-2019 08:42 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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