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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49211
Last updated: 28 October 2020
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Date:03-FEB-1945
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk XVI
Owner/operator:322 (Dutch) Squadron Royal Air Force (322 (Dutch) Sqn RAF)
Registration: RK865
C/n / msn: 3W-D
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Woensdrecht, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Test
Departure airport:B.79 Woensdrecht
Destination airport:B.79 Woensdrecht
Narrative:
Aircraft was on a test flight and desintegrated in the air.

Res.1e Lt.Vl. J.G.C. Koes did not survive and rests at the Bergen op Zoom RCAF cemetery; grave 6 A 5.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5189&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
https://nimh-beeldbank.defensie.nl/memorix/e7f18f33-d657-d85a-83bd-cbfd624f48ff

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
29-Apr-2019 12:10 Cobar Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
03-May-2019 09:47 stehlik49 Updated [Cn, Operator]
31-Jan-2020 14:16 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
31-Jan-2020 14:17 TigerTimon Updated [Operator]

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