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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49902
Last updated: 25 October 2020
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Date:25-SEP-1944
Time:15:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:421 (Red Indian) Sqn RCAF
Registration: MK990
C/n / msn: AU-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Nijmegen, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.68 Le Culot/Beauvechain Belgium
Destination airport:
Narrative:
While engaged in a patrol in the Arnhem area, the aircraft was hit by a Messerschmitt Bf 109G fighter and crashed.
The RCAF pilot, F/O. J.W. McDonald, survived.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4353&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
18-Sep-2019 18:33 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Nov-2019 17:02 Anon. Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Operator]

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