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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48916
Last updated: 6 October 2020
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Date:01-APR-1945
Time:14:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk XVI
Owner/operator:341 (French) Squadron 'G.C. III/2 'Alsace' Royal Air Force (341 (French) Sqn 'G.C. III/2 'Alsace' RAF)
Registration: TB343
C/n / msn: NL-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Olsterweg road, Diepenveen, Overijssel -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.85 Schijndel
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft failed to return from an armed recce operation. It crashed near 'Huize Wijnsbergen' at Diepenveen. 21-year-old Sergeant G. Wolloshin did not survive and rests at Olst (Duur) General Cemetery. The grave inscription reads:

ETERNAL REST GRANT TO HIM, O LORD; AND LET PERPETUAL LIGHT SHINE UPON HIM. R.I.P.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5485&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
2020 Commonwealth War Graves Commission


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
25-Mar-2020 09:47 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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