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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50432
Last updated: 25 July 2020
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Date:28-MAY-1944
Time:20:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire PR Mk XI
Owner/operator:542 Sqn RAF
Registration: PA885
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Meerlo, Limburg -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Benson, Oxfordshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 18:15 LT.
PA885 - Missing on PR mission over Siegried Line.
The pilot, F/O. N.R.M. Clark (RAAF), did not survive and was initially buried at Venlo. He now rests at Jonkerbos cemetery.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T3733A&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
Spitfire production list


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
18-Aug-2013 03:29 JINX Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
02-Mar-2015 19:33 Siczak Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Source, Narrative]
25-May-2019 07:41 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
25-May-2019 10:58 TigerTimon Updated [Date]

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