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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49069
Last updated: 30 September 2020
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Date:28-FEB-1945
Time:08:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:332 (Norw.) Squadron Royal Air Force (332 (Norw.) Sqn RAF)
Registration: PT906
C/n / msn: AH-U
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hogesteeg road, Putten, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.85 Schijndel
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 07:45 hrs for an armed recce operation.
The aircraft was hit by Flak and crashed. The Norwegian pilot, Ltn. Bror Lars Burman Aarflot, died in the crash of the plane.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5330A&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
http://www.elspeethistorie.nl/index.php/herdenken-wo2/crash-sites
http://www.luftwaffe.no/Table2.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
06-Nov-2016 17:19 gerard57 Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Narrative]
02-Feb-2017 17:36 Nepa Updated [Operator]
07-Feb-2020 10:57 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Operator]
25-Feb-2020 12:41 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
25-Feb-2020 12:42 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]

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