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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50182
Last updated: 29 August 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX
Owner/operator:611 (West Lancashire) Squadron Royal Air Force (611 (West Lancashire) Sqn RAF)
Registration: BR982
C/n / msn: FY-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Reeuwijk, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Bradwell Bay, Essex
Destination airport:
Op. Sweep, Rotterdam in the afternoon. hit by ground fire during strafing run near Utrecht and crash-landed.
F/Lt (125.584) John Bateman STORY (pilot) RAFVR - PoW

Royal Air Force Fighter Command Losses of the Second World War Volume 3.

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
09-Jul-2016 19:45 Red Dragon Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Feb-2018 17:14 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
26-Jul-2019 16:58 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Location, Source]

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