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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52886
Last updated: 20 April 2020
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Date:27-MAY-1942
Time:16:32
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: W3563
C/n / msn: ZD-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea north of Walcheren island, Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF North Weald
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operation - Rodeo (fighter sweeps over enemy territory) - Vlissingen, Zeeland.
The aircraft was hit by Flak. Sgt. C.A.G. Armstrong is missing in action and is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial; panel 77.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1522&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 09:18 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants]
19-Jan-2012 02:14 Nepa Updated [Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
26-May-2017 08:34 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Feb-2018 21:26 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
20-Apr-2020 14:44 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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