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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50250
Last updated: 19 November 2020
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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
Departure airport:RAF Digby
Destination airport:
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.
788096 Flt Sgt A Elbogen (Survived/Later died of injuries)

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
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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