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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49728
Last updated: 5 June 2020
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Time:16:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX
Owner/operator:303 (Warsaw-Kosciusco) Squadron Royal Air Force (303 (Warsaw-Kosciusco) Sqn RAF)
Registration: BS534
C/n / msn: RF-Y
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3 km west of the former isle of Schokland (modern Flevoland) -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 13:00 hrs for a Ranger flight - operation to engage air and ground targets within a wide but specified area.

The Polish pilot, Sgt. K. Stankiewicz, performed an emergency-landing and was taken prisoner of war.

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
06-Nov-2017 18:16 Laurent Rizzotti Updated [Aircraft type]
07-Oct-2019 16:51 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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