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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49499
Last updated: 29 November 2020
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Time:11:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk XVI
Owner/operator:453 Sqn RAAF
Registration: SM187
C/n / msn: FU-N
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Duindigt, Wassenaar, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Matlaske, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 10:05 hrs for an operation to Den Haag.
The aircraft was hit by Flak and crashed. The pilot, F/Lt. W.R. Bennett (DFC), was taken prisoner of war.

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17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
26-Oct-2019 16:37 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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