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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 51466
Last updated: 7 December 2019
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Date:18-AUG-1943
Time:11:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vc
Owner/operator:131 (County of Kent) Squadron Royal Air Force (131 (County of Kent) Sqn RAF)
Registration: AR506
C/n / msn: NX-A
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:10 km northeast of Bergen op Zoom, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Atcham
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Engine cut over Woensdrecht during sweep and crash landed. Became a PoW.
Crew:
F/O C B Smith (pilot) RAAF - POW

Sources:

https://www.verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T2809&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Royal Air Force Fighter Command Losses of the Second World War 1942-1942.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
23-Feb-2017 15:42 Red dragon Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Feb-2018 17:02 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Destination airport, Narrative]
08-Aug-2018 20:30 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Damage]
26-Aug-2018 07:12 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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