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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49111
Last updated: 17 February 2020
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Date:22-FEB-1945
Time:10:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:412 (Falcon) Sqn RCAF
Registration: PL252
C/n / msn: VZ-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hooge Wijst, Heesch, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.88 Heesch
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operation / Armed Recce
Engine failed, abandoned. F/O. W. Cowan did not survive and rests at the Groesbeek RCAF cemetery in Gelderland.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5289&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
10-Sep-2013 04:10 JINX Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
31-Mar-2015 18:42 Iwosh Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
04-Jun-2015 16:10 Angel dick one Updated [Operator]
17-Feb-2020 08:48 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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