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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49604
Last updated: 7 November 2020
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Time:12:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:331 (Norw.) Squadron Royal Air Force (331 (Norw.) Sqn RAF)
Registration: PV210
C/n / msn: FN-R
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Droogsestraat road, Malden, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:B.60 Grimberghen, Belgium
Destination airport:
While engaged in dive bombing in the Arnhem area, hit by German ground fire and crashed.
The pilot, Sjt. Finn Norman Østervold, died in the crash.

He rests at Solheim Cemetery in Bergen, Norway.

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
18-Nov-2016 15:19 gerard57 Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Nov-2017 18:16 Laurent Rizzotti Updated [Aircraft type]
13-Feb-2018 21:27 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport]
12-Nov-2018 15:43 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
21-Oct-2019 17:05 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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