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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50178
Last updated: 9 March 2020
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Date:05-SEP-1944
Time:18:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:165 Squadron Royal Air Force (165 Sqn RAF)
Registration: MK831
C/n / msn: SK-X
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Achtersteweg 119, Meteren, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Detling, Kent
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operation - Ramrod - - bomber raid escorted by fighters aimed at destruction of a specific target in daylight.
The pilot, F/Sgt. H.T. Wise, is buried in Geldermalsen.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T3975&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
26-Jul-2019 16:57 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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