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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50012
Last updated: 17 August 2020
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Date:20-SEP-1944
Time:14:35 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire PR Mk XI
Owner/operator:16 Sqn RAF
Registration: PL834
C/n / msn: -E
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:south of Wolfheze, Gelderland; on a glider landing zone -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Amiens-Glissy (B.48), France
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 13:10 hrs for a photo recce operation to Arnhem, Gelderland.
The aircraft crash-landed on a glider landing zone.
Pilot was F/Lt Gerald Hugh Bastow DFC, he returned to the Allied Lines with Pegasus 1.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4203&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
18-Sep-2013 03:02 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Phase, Source, Narrative]
26-Feb-2015 14:43 joopsiep Updated [Narrative]
25-Mar-2015 18:24 Jixn Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
11-Sep-2019 08:08 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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