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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49160
Last updated: 10 November 2020
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Time:12:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:485 (NZ) Squadron Royal Air Force (485 (NZ) Sqn RAF)
Registration: PT856
C/n / msn: OU-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Bakel, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Departure airport:B.77 Gilze-Rijen
Destination airport:
Operation / Armed Recce
The aircraft suffered engine trouble and P/O. M.A. Collett abandoned her by parachute, near Helmond.

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
08-Feb-2020 21:08 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
10-Nov-2020 08:08 angels one five Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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