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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48937
Last updated: 19 October 2020
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Time:15:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk XVI
Owner/operator:322 (Dutch) Squadron Royal Air Force (322 (Dutch) Sqn RAF)
Registration: RK891
C/n / msn: 3W-T
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dorpsstraat 153, Almen, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:B.85 Schijndel
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 14:35 hrs for a low-level bombing attack on the SS/SD headquarters in Zutphen.
The aircraft is believed to be hit by Flak, and crashed.

Pilot W/O Hendrik Charles Cramm did not survive and was initially buried at Gorssel. He now rests at the Grebbeberg cemetery in the province of Utrecht.

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
16-Apr-2017 18:12 Red Dragon Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Feb-2018 16:13 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Destination airport, Narrative]
04-Oct-2019 07:53 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
23-Mar-2020 10:36 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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