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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52113
Last updated: 6 April 2020
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Date:08-MAR-1943
Time:07:33
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:91 (Nigeria) Squadron Royal Air Force (91 (Nigeria) Sqn RAF)
Registration: AB894
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea 30 km west of Walcheren -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Hawkinge
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by Lt. R. Kirchmayr of the Stab II/JG 1, flying an Fw 190A from Woensdrecht airfield.
The mission of AB894 was a recce flight to the the coastal area of the Netherlands.

Call Sign: DL-
Pilot: F/O. J.G. Johnson 411916 RAAF Runnymede Memorial 188

Sources:

http://www.nimh.nl/nl/images/1943%20sec_tcm5-7284.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
21-Jan-2012 03:29 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
06-Mar-2018 10:49 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
26-Aug-2018 17:39 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]
06-Oct-2018 05:22 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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