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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49019
Last updated: 23 November 2020
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Date:15-MAR-1945
Time:15:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF.Mk IX
Owner/operator:308 (Krakowski) Squadron Royal Air Force (308 (Krakowski) Sqn RAF)
Registration: MJ787
C/n / msn: ZF-K
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Katwoude, Noord-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.77 Gilze-Rijen
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 15:00 hrs for an armed recce operation to Enkhuizen in Noord-Holland.
In the target area, the aircraft was hit by Flak and crash-landed on return.

The Polish pilot, P/O. A. Dromlewicz, evaded capture.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5382&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
12-Mar-2020 09:41 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Nov-2020 17:50 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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