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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49876
Last updated: 27 August 2020
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Time:14:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:416 (City of Oshawa) Sqn RCAF
Registration: ML318
C/n / msn: DN-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pellendijk road, Terborg, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:B.68 Le Culot/Beauvechain (B)
Destination airport:
While engaged in a patrol in the Arnhem area, the aircraft was shot up by fighter pilot Major Wolfgang Späte of the Stab IV./JG 54, who was flying an Fw 190A from Plantlünne airfield, Germany.
The RCAF pilot, F/Lt. G.R. Patterson, was injured and taken prisoner of war.

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
19-Sep-2019 19:03 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Feb-2020 16:06 Xindel XL Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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