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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50035
Last updated: 6 November 2020
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Time:17:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:401 (City of Westmount) Sqn RCAF
Registration: JK795
C/n / msn: YO-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gerwen, Nuenen, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Brussels-Evere (B.56), Belgium
Destination airport:
Pilot experienced fuel feed problems causing the engine to stop. Pilot abandonned the aircraft which crashed and was destroyed. Pilot, C/1677 S/L Hugh Charles Trainor (RCAF) was captured.

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
09-Mar-2018 07:31 tachel Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
09-Sep-2019 15:29 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source]

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