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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49873
Last updated: 21 October 2020
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Date:26-SEP-1944
Time:17:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:66 Squadron Royal Air Force (66 Sqn RAF)
Registration: PV186
C/n / msn: LZ-H
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Buitenpolder, Waalwijk, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Lille-Nord (B.57), France
Destination airport:
Narrative:
While engaged in a patrol in support of Market Garden, the aircraft was hit by Flak.
The pilot, F/Lt. W.J. Rosser (DFC), evaded capture.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4377&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
19-Sep-2019 18:58 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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