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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 51174
Last updated: 30 April 2020
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Date:30-NOV-1943
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX
Owner/operator:401 (City of Westmount) Sqn RCAF
Registration: MH911
C/n / msn: YO-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea off the Dutch coast -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Biggin Hill
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Engine trouble off the Dutch coast.
The aircraft was on a Ramrod operation (bomber raid escorted by fighters aimed at destruction of a specific target in daylight) to Woensdrecht airfield.

Pilot was J/7904 F/L Allan Edwin Studholme (RCAF), he was captured.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T3153&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
401 Sqn archives
Paradie RCAF archives
The RCAF overseas the 5th year (vol 2)
Back to Normandy: https://backtonormandy.org/the-history/air-force-operations/airplanes-allies-and-axis-lost/spitfire/109874-4153168.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
06-Nov-2017 18:17 Laurent Rizzotti Updated [Aircraft type]
15-Jan-2018 07:19 tachel Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Nov-2018 08:52 TigerTimon Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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