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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 51603
Last updated: 1 August 2020
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Date:19-JUL-1943
Time:15:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:118 Squadron Royal Air Force (118 Sqn RAF)
Registration: EN966
C/n / msn: NK-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Waddenzee east of Eierland-Texel -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hit by ships Flak off Texel island. The Spitfire was on an Anti-shipping operation to the Frisians.

Pilot:
Pilot F/O. F.T. Brown DFC 121082 RAF Germany 3 F 5 Washed up Nordeney, buried Sage War Cem.

Sources:

https://www.verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T2683&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
17-Jul-2018 09:43 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Aug-2018 06:59 Next Updated [Operator]
06-Oct-2018 05:34 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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