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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49075
Last updated: 24 February 2020
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Date:27-FEB-1945
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire F Mk XIV
Owner/operator:130 Squadron Royal Air Force (130 Sqn RAF)
Registration: RM865
C/n / msn: AP-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Venlo, Limburg -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.78 Eindhoven
Destination airport:
Narrative:
While engaged in an escort flight to Germany, the aircraft was damaged by Flak near Dülmen in Nordrhein-Westfalen.
F/O. W. Dobbs bailed out near Venlo, injured.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5327&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
24-Feb-2020 11:21 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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