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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50668
Last updated: 27 October 2020
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Date:29-OCT-1944
Time:08:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:66 Squadron Royal Air Force (66 Sqn RAF)
Registration: PT762
C/n / msn: LZ-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hoek van Holland, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.60 Grimberghen, Belgium
Destination airport:
Narrative:
While engaged in a dive bombing operation to Walcheren (Zeeland), hit by Flak and crash-landed.

The pilot, W/O. J. Shields, was taken prisoner of war.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4593&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
06-Oct-2013 06:12 JINX Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Phase, Source, Narrative]
27-Mar-2015 20:15 James JUMP Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
01-Apr-2017 17:15 Red Ragon Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
13-Feb-2018 16:45 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
14-Oct-2019 17:15 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
14-Oct-2019 17:15 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]

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