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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49560
Last updated: 28 July 2020
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Date:07-DEC-1944
Time:09:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:302 (Poznanski) Squadron Royal Air Force (302 (Poznanski) Sqn RAF)
Registration: MK370
C/n / msn: WX-H
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Zouteveen, Schipluiden, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.61 Sint-Denijs-Westrem, Belgium
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 07:45 hrs for a dive bombing operation; hit by Flak from Dordrecht and crashed.

The Polish pilot, F/O. D. Napiorkowski, succumbed to the injuries sustained and was buried at Rotterdam; grave L1 2 62.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4785&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
RAF fighter Command Losses of the Second World War Volume 3.
CWGC
Find A Grave


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
03-Apr-2017 18:50 Red Ragon Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Nov-2017 18:16 Laurent Rizzotti Updated [Aircraft type]
13-Feb-2018 16:16 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Narrative]
23-Oct-2019 18:34 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
23-Oct-2019 18:34 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]

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