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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52086
Last updated: 18 June 2020
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Date:18-MAR-1943
Time:15:45
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: EP228
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea near Goedereede, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by Oblt. Harry Koch of the 6./JG 1, flying an Fw 190A from Woensdrecht airfield.

Operation: Circus daytime bomber attacks with fighter escorts against short range targets, to occupy enemy fighters and keep them in the area concerned
Target: Maassluis, Zuid-Holland
Call Sign: NK-
Pilot: Sgt. L.M. Lack 1384774 RAF Runnymede Memorial 156

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T2127&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
21-Jan-2012 03:18 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
16-Mar-2018 11:46 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Aug-2018 17:39 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]
06-Oct-2018 05:29 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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