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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49462
Last updated: 22 September 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 F Mk XIV
Owner/operator:430 (City of Sudbury) Sqn RCAF
Registration: RM818
C/n / msn: -C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:north of Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:B.78 Eindhoven airfield (NL)
Destination airport:
Operation - Tactical Recce.

The pilot, F/Lt. J.N. McLeod, abandoned the aircraft 8 km south of Eindhoven.
He did not survive and rests at Groesbeek RCAF cemetery in Gelderland; grave 15 B 11.

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
28-Mar-2015 08:20 Jixn Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
30-Oct-2019 19:26 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Feb-2020 18:24 Xindel XL Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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