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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48999
Last updated: 18 September 2020
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Date:19-MAR-1945
Time:day
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: RR205
C/n / msn: 3W-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Achterdijk - Kruisstraat roads, Rosmalen, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.85 Schijndel
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft exploded in mid-air, while engaged in a training sortie.
The Dutch pilot, F/Sgt. S.D. Lazarus, did not survive and rests at Bergen op Zoom cemetery; grave 13 B 4.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5398&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
http://aircrewremembered.com


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
01-May-2019 14:12 pietrzak Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
14-Mar-2020 12:30 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
14-Mar-2020 12:30 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]

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