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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50122
Last updated: 14 September 2020
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Date:17-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:340 (Ile-de-France) Squadron Royal Air Force (340 (Ile-de-France) Sqn RAF)
Registration: PT892
C/n / msn: GW-U
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Zevenaarpolder, Sluiskil, Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Courtrai/Wevelghem (B.55), Belgium
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Roadstead - fighter operation mounted against shipping.

The aircraft was hit by Flak and crashed.

Pilot - Lt. E. Boudry (Cdg+ MdlR) - He is buried at Charenton-le-Pont, France. Initially buried Sluiskil. Alias Pierre Borudy

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4047&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
http://www.associations.rafinfo.org.uk/code_names.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
05-Sep-2019 19:07 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Sep-2019 15:29 stehlík49 Updated [Operator]

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