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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48853
Last updated: 2 April 2020
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Date:10-APR-1945
Time:18:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX
Owner/operator:412 Sqn RCAF
Registration: MK844
C/n / msn: VZ-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Almelo, Overijssel -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.88 Heesch
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft caught fire in mid-air, while engaged in an offensive patrol.

Pilot / F/O. V. Smith

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5537&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
02-Apr-2020 17:46 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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