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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49827
Last updated: 28 August 2020
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Date:29-SEP-1944
Time:11:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF.Mk IX
Owner/operator:443 (Hornet) Sqn RCAF
Registration: NH347
C/n / msn: 2I-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Grave, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.68 Le Culot/Beauvechain (B)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
While engaged in a patrol in the Nijmegen (Gelderland) area, the RCAF pilot, F/Lt. J.R. Irwins, force-landed the aircraft.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4432&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
26-Sep-2019 07:14 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Feb-2020 19:24 Xindel XL Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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