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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 242734
Last updated: 21 September 2020
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Date:15-OCT-1940
Time:10:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Ia
Owner/operator:92 Squadron Royal Air Force (92 Sqn RAF)
Registration: R6838
C/n / msn: QJ-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Thames estuary off Allhallows, Rochester, Kent, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Biggin Hill
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft failed to return from a patrol; it was shot down over the Thames.

Sergeant K.B. Parker did not survive; his lifeless body washed up on Terschelling island (the Netherlands) on 29 November. Today, he still rests there.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T0871A&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
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