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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49685
Last updated: 15 October 2020
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Date:05-NOV-1944
Time:09:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX
Owner/operator:308 (Krakowski) Squadron Royal Air Force (308 (Krakowski) Sqn RAF)
Registration: MJ947
C/n / msn: ZF-S
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Nieuwdorp, Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.61 Sint-Denijs-Westrem, (B)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Failed to return from an armed recce operation; emergency-landing.

The Polish pilot, F/O. W. Chojnacki, returned to duty and was killed in action on the 1st of January.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4644A&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
06-Nov-2017 18:16 Laurent Rizzotti Updated [Aircraft type]
18-Oct-2019 15:09 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Feb-2020 15:42 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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