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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50250
Last updated: 19 November 2020
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Date:11-AUG-1944
Time:12:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:310 Squadron Royal Air Force (310 Sqn RAF)
Registration: AR441
C/n / msn: NN-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:'Trichtseveld', Buurmalsen, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Digby
Destination airport:
Narrative:
T/o from RAF Digby for a Ranger Sortie in the afternoon. Lost near Zaltbommel, thought to have hit trees while attacking a train. Elbogen later died at a hospital in Amsterdam from his wounds on 11 August 1944. Buried in Amsterdam New Eatern Cemetery.
Crew
788096 Flt Sgt A Elbogen (Survived/Later died of injuries)

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T3919&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
https://www.findagrave.com/page=gr&GRid=12726244
Royal Air Force Fighter Command Losses of the Second World War Volume 3.
https://translate.google.co.uk/translate?hl=en&sl=nl&u=http://www.oorlogsslachtofferswestbetuwe.nl/crash-buurmalsen-1944.html&prev=search


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
29-Jun-2016 20:31 Red Dragon Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Oct-2017 08:17 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Destination airport, Narrative]
19-Jul-2019 17:50 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Source]

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