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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229582
Last updated: 16 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:74 Squadron Royal Air Force (74 Sqn RAF)
Registration: P8460
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sea off Fairbourne Point, Merioneth, Wales -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Stn Llanbedr
Destination airport:RAF Stn Llanbedr
Dived out of cloud and hit the sea. The pilot was killed.

Pilot: Sgt John Arthur Brown RCAF is buried at Llanbedr ( Moriah) Calvanistic Methodist Chapelyard, Llanbedr.


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Revision history:

02-Oct-2019 03:26 angels one five Added
27-Oct-2019 22:28 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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