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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49853
Last updated: 20 September 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:1 Sqn Royal Air Force (1 Sqn RAF)
Registration: MK867
C/n / msn: JX-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Schelde estuary, Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Detling, Kent
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 16:20 hrs for a patrol in the Arnhem (Gelderland) area.
The aircraft crashed due to bad weather; the pilot, F/O. T. Wyllie, is missing in action and is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial; panel 263.


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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
21-Sep-2019 19:12 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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