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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50736
Last updated: 14 July 2020
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Date:13-OCT-1944
Time:13:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:222 (Natal) Squadron Royal Air Force (222 (Natal) Sqn RAF)
Registration: PT718
C/n / msn: ZD-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Schoondijke, Zeeuws-Vlaanderen, Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Merville (B.53), France
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft was hit by Flak and crashed.
The 29-year-old pilot, F/O. N.J.R. Buchwald, did not survive and rests at Bislev Churchyard in Nordjylland, Denmark.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4531&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
05-Oct-2013 17:23 JINX40 Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Phase, Source, Narrative]
27-Mar-2015 20:11 Juan P.Paco Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
02-Jun-2015 16:06 Leopard DX Updated [Operator]
07-Oct-2019 16:49 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Total fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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