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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 51951
Last updated: 15 September 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:167 Squadron Royal Air Force (167 Sqn RAF)
Registration: BM477
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea near Hoek van Holland, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Ludham, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Shot down by Flak.

Operation: Lagoon - shipping reconnaissance operation off the Dutch coast
Call Sign: VL-R
Pilot: F/O. K. Papousek 124492 ChAF Runnymede Memorial 128


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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
03-May-2018 14:51 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Aug-2018 17:38 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]
06-Oct-2018 05:31 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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