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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52582
Last updated: 14 July 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:71 Squadron Royal Air Force (71 Sqn RAF)
Registration: BM305
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:North Sea near Vlissingen -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Gravesend Kent
Destination airport:
Shot down by Marine flak of Knokke.
Operation: Armed Recce to Vlissingen
Call Sign: XR-
Pilot P/O. W.D. Taylor (115122) RAFVR - killed


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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
19-Jan-2012 02:49 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
31-Aug-2017 12:40 TigerTimon Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
15-Feb-2018 07:33 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Narrative]

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