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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240008
Last updated: 14 August 2020
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Date:17-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: BL973
C/n / msn: RY-S
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Missing - near Calais -   France
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Hornchurch, Essex
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Spitfire BL973, 313 Squadron, aircraft failed to return from an operational flight over enemy territory, 17 May 1942. On May 17, 1942 Fejfar was escorting Boston's on a raid of a radio
station in Wissant in France when he was shot down and killed. Fejfar had become Hptm Josef
Priller's seventy second victim.
Crew:
F/Lt (82545) Stanislav FEJFAR (Cs.pilot) RAFVR : killed;

Sources:

AIR81/14321


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Revision history:

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14-Aug-2020 16:20 Nepa Added [Operator]

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