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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 51436
Last updated: 8 June 2020
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Date:23-AUG-1943
Time:10:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:611 (West Lancashire) Squadron Royal Air Force (611 (West Lancashire) Sqn RAF)
Registration: EP393
C/n / msn: FY-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea 5 km west of Den Helder -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Coltishall
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by coastal Flak. The Spitfire was on an anti-shipping operation to the coast of Holland.

Pilot: S/L. P.B.G. Davies 85937 RAF Survived POW

Sources:

https://www.verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T2848&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
10-Aug-2018 07:30 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Aug-2018 19:32 Nepa Updated [Operator]
06-Oct-2018 05:10 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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