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Last updated: 18 June 2020
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Date:05-MAR-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:57 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (57 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8467
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Waterside Farm, Felton, West Thirston, Northumberland -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Station Eshot
Destination airport:RAF Station Eshot
Narrative:
Crashed in a forced landing following engine failure. The pilot, Sgt M.P.Bourblieu survived.
P8467 was a presentation aircraft, ' FOLKSTONE & HYTHE ', one of two Spitfires so named.

Assessed as Cat. E and Struck off Charge on 8/3/43.

Sources:

Spitfire production list and other sources.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Oct-2019 07:29 angels one five Added
02-Nov-2019 08:43 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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