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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49167
Last updated: 21 October 2020
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Date:11-FEB-1945
Time:11:00 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: PT848
C/n / msn: AH-J
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Strokel road, Ermelo, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.79 Woensdrecht (NL)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operation / Meteo Recce
The pilot, Fnr. Borgar Knudsen, died in the crash and was initially buried as unknown at Harderwijk. He now rests at National War Cemetery Bergen in Norway.
R.I.P.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5239&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
http://www.luftwaffe.no/Table2.htm
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
15-Nov-2016 18:50 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
07-Feb-2020 20:33 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
18-Feb-2020 16:15 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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