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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 239998
Last updated: 14 August 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:313 Squadron Royal Air Force (313 Sqn RAF)
Registration: AD197
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:English Channel near Ostend. -   Belgium
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Hornchurch, Essex
Destination airport:
Spitfire AD197 (313 Sqn); aerial combat near Ostend, Belgium, aircraft shot down and crashed in the English Channel, 27 March 1942. Shot down by Me.109s off Ostend 27/03/42.
P/O (787667) Vladimir MICHALEK (Cs.pilot) RAFVR : missing believed killed;



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14-Aug-2020 14:31 Nepa Added [Operator]

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