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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49166
Last updated: 30 September 2020
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Date:11-FEB-1945
Time:09:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire F Mk XIV
Owner/operator:402 Sqn RCAF
Registration: RN118
C/n / msn: AE-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1.5 km northeast of B.80 Volkel airfield, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.88 Heesch
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operation / Armed Recce
The aircraft crashed due to the weather conditions. F/Lt. W.G. Hodges did not survive and rests at the Groesbeek RCAF cemetery in Gelderland.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5240&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
07-Feb-2020 20:29 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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