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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48959
Last updated: 3 October 2020
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Date:25-MAR-1945
Time:11:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire HF Mk IX
Owner/operator:124 Squadron Royal Air Force (124 Sqn RAF)
Registration: RK860
C/n / msn: ON-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kortrijk hamlet, Breukelen, province of Utrecht -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 09:35 hrs for an armed recce operation.
The aircraft crash-landed as result of exploding bombs.
F/Lt. C.J. Maltby did not survive and rests at Breukelen.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5435&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
20-Mar-2020 08:53 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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