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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49071
Last updated: 22 September 2020
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Date:28-FEB-1945
Time:08:30 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: PL214
C/n / msn: AH-A
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Waterweg road, Putten, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.85 Schijndel
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft was hit by Flak and crashed, while engaged in an armed recce operation. The 24-year-old Norwegian pilot, Fnr. Oluf Ragnar Wagtskjold, died in the crash of the plane. He rests at Bergen/Solheim cemetery in Norway.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5330&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
http://www.luftwaffe.no/Table2.htm
https://www.omroepgelderland.nl/nieuws/2306061/Noren-halen-wrakstuk-vliegtuig-op-uit-Putten


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
09-Sep-2013 06:52 JINX Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
31-Mar-2015 18:37 Unites Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
06-Nov-2016 17:19 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
07-Feb-2020 10:57 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]
25-Feb-2020 12:35 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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