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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49840
Last updated: 28 June 2020
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Time:09:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF.Mk IX
Owner/operator:442 (Caribou) Sqn RCAF
Registration: PL490
C/n / msn: Y2-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3 km southeast of Wijbosch, Schijndel, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:B.68 Le Culot/Beauvechain (B)
Destination airport:
The aircraft failed to return from a patrol in the Nijmegen (Gelderland) area.
It had suffered fuel shortage following combat and crashed;
F/Lt G.G. Millar (pilot) RCAF - killed

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Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
17-Sep-2013 20:25 JINX Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Phase, Source, Narrative]
25-Mar-2015 18:27 Jixon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
24-Sep-2019 17:52 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Feb-2020 14:31 Xindel XL Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Narrative, Operator]

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