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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52859
Last updated: 12 November 2020
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Date:31-MAY-1942
Time:15:48
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:121 (Eagle) Squadron Royal Air Force (121 (Eagle) Sqn RAF)
Registration: W3645
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea (near Walcheren island, Zeeland) -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF North Weald, Essex
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by Marine Flak, while engaged in a Roadstead operation dive bombing and low level attacks on enemy ships at sea or in harbour.

F/Lt. T.W. Allen RCAF is missing in action and is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial, panel 99.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1534&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
01-Jan-2012 09:19 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants]
19-Jan-2012 01:59 Nepa Updated [Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
30-May-2017 09:50 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Feb-2018 07:26 Nepa Updated [Operator]
20-Apr-2020 18:11 TigerTimon Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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