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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52871
Last updated: 20 April 2020
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Date:31-MAY-1942
Time:15:51
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:222 (Natal) Squadron Royal Air Force (222 (Natal) Sqn RAF)
Registration: AD121
C/n / msn: ZD-Y
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:the dunes between Domburg - Westkapelle; Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Manston, Kent
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operation - Roadstead - fighter operation mounted against shipping.
The aircraft was critically damaged by Flak and was emergency-landed in the dunes between Domburg - Westkapelle.

P/O (104.420) Wentworth H C Beaumont (pilot) RAFVR - POW

Sources:

http://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/item2.php?SGLO=T1533
RAF Prisoners of War
Fighter Command Losses 1942
http://www.associations.rafinfo.org.uk/code_names.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
01-Jan-2012 09:20 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Location]
19-Jan-2012 02:35 Nepa Updated [Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
19-Jan-2012 02:35 Nepa Updated [Narrative]
08-Nov-2012 15:33 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
08-Nov-2012 15:34 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type]
30-May-2017 09:46 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Jan-2018 18:54 Red Dragon Updated [Cn, Operator, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Feb-2018 16:53 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
20-Apr-2020 18:08 TigerTimon Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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