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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52198
Last updated: 18 June 2020
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Date:29-JAN-1943
Time:15:47
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: EN932
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea 15 km northwest of IJmuiden. -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by Hptm D. Wickop of the Stab II/JG 1, flying an Fw 190 A-4 from Woensdrecht airfield.
Operation: Escort flight
Target: IJmuiden
Call Sign: NK-
Takeoff time: 14:30hrs
Pilot: W/O II A.L. Cross (R/94738) RCAF - killed
R.I.P.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T2017&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
13-Oct-2011 02:27 angels one five Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Narrative]
01-Jan-2012 10:22 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]
27-Jan-2018 09:24 TigerTimon Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Feb-2018 07:35 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]

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