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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49877
Last updated: 2 October 2020
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Date:26-SEP-1944
Time:13:50 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: MJ779
C/n / msn: 2I-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near the 'Linge' river between Angeren and Haalderen, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.58 Melsbroek (B)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
While engaged in a patrol in the Arnhem area, the aircraft was hit by Flak and crashed.
The RCAF pilot, W/O L.D. Sherwood, evaded capture.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4380&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 19:10 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Feb-2020 19:26 Xindel XL Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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