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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240004
Last updated: 14 August 2020
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Date:05-MAY-1942
Time:
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: BM261
C/n / msn: RY-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Dranoutre. -   France
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Hornchurch, Essex
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Spitfire BM261 (313 Sqn), enemy action, aircraft shot down and crashed at Dranoutre, France, 5 May 1942.
Pavlik was shot down and killed by the well-known ace Josef Priller,
Crew:
Sergeant (787431) Karel PAVLIK (Cs.pilot) RAFVR : killed

Sources:

AIR81/14028


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Revision history:

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14-Aug-2020 15:26 Nepa Added [Operator]

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