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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49900
Last updated: 13 October 2020
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Date:25-SEP-1944
Time:afternoon
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:441 (Silver Fox) Sqn RCAF
Registration: ML360
C/n / msn: 9G-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Beekseweg road, Babberich, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.70 Antwerp/Deurne, Belgium
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 14:35 hrs for a patrol in support of operation Market Garden.
Over Gelderland, the aircraft was shot down by a Focke-Wulf Fw 190A of Jagdgeschwader 26.
The RCAF pilot, F/Lt. B. Boe, did not survive and is buried at the Mook War Cemetery; grave 3 C 10.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4354&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
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Spitfire crash 25-9-1944 Babberich

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
18-Sep-2019 18:07 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Oct-2019 17:23 tachel Updated [Operator, Other fatalities]
13-Oct-2020 08:16 Anon. Updated [Photo]

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