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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50647
Last updated: 23 July 2020
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Date:20-JAN-1945
Time:12:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX
Owner/operator:412 Sqn RCAF
Registration: MJ312
C/n / msn: VZ-S
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Emmerweg 10/12, Steenderen, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.88 Heesch
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 10:20 hrs for an armed recce operation to Emmerich in Germany.
The RCAF pilot, F/O. W.J. Walkom, performed an emergency-landing due to adverse weather conditions featuring icing and was taken prisoner of war.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5133&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
18-Jan-2020 20:59 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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