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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48926
Last updated: 4 October 2020
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Time:06:35 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk XVI
Owner/operator:403 Sqn RCAF
Registration: TB737
C/n / msn: KH-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Oberhausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:B.78 Eindhoven, the Netherlands
Destination airport:
The aircraft failed to return from an armed recce operation. F/Lt. E.G. Aitchison did not survive and rests at Nederweert cemetery in Limburg, the Netherlands.

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17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
24-Mar-2020 09:50 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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