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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52265
Last updated: 7 December 2019
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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:416 (City of Oshawa) Sqn RCAF
Registration: BL430
C/n / msn: DN-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Vondellaan, Zandvoort, Noord-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Digby, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Shot down by fighters. The aircraft was on a Ramrod operation (bomber raid escorted by fighters aimed at destruction of a specific target in daylight) to Schiphol airfield.

Pilot: F/O. W.H. Jacobs J/11981 RCAF Bergen op zoom RCAF 1 H 6 Initially buried Zandvoort


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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
01-Nov-2018 08:36 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Nov-2018 19:59 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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