ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50678
Last updated: 28 October 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Time:13:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire PR Mk XI
Owner/operator:400 (City of Toronto) Sqn RCAF
Registration: PL925
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Baak, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:B.78 Eindhoven airfield
Destination airport:
Had taken off for a photo recce operation to Münster, Germany.
Crashed under unknown circumstances. Either shot down or a technical failure of the plane.
The pilot died in the crash.
Flight Lieutenant (Pilot) William Wallace Kennedy, J/9434,
Royal Canadian Air Force, 400 Sqdn.
He is buried at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Baak.

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
Google Maps

Related books:

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
19-Sep-2013 02:44 JINX Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
27-Mar-2015 20:16 Jixon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
21-Apr-2015 16:11 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Oct-2019 08:30 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Oct-2019 08:30 TigerTimon Updated [Phase]
07-Feb-2020 13:53 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description