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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49734
Last updated: 29 April 2020
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Date:11-OCT-1944
Time:10:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:340 (Ile-de-France) Squadron Royal Air Force (340 (Ile-de-France) Sqn RAF)
Registration: PT738
C/n / msn: GW-P
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Schoondijke, Zeeuws-Vlaanderen, Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Wevelgem (B.55), Belgium
Destination airport:
Narrative:
While engaged in an armed recce operation, the aircraft was hit by Flak and crashed.
The Free French pilot, Adj. S.A.J. Dubois, was unharmed.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4523&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
06-Oct-2013 06:07 JINX Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Phase, Source, Narrative]
27-Mar-2015 20:10 James JUMP Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
04-Jun-2015 16:36 Angel dick one Updated [Operator]
05-Oct-2019 14:36 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Total fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Oct-2019 14:37 TigerTimon Updated [Location]

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