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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52962
Last updated: 30 June 2020
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Date:13-MAR-1942
Time:14:14
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire PR Mk IV
Owner/operator:1 PRU Royal Air Force (1 PRU RAF)
Registration: AA783
C/n / msn: 2000
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Jelsum, Friesland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Benson, Oxfordshire
Destination airport:Wilhelmshaven
Narrative:
Airborne 11:40 on a Photo Recce mission to Wilhelmshaven.
Shot down by Fw. E. Winkler of the 4./JG 1, flying a Bf 109 F-4/Z from Leeuwarden airfield.
Crew:
P/O (115.420) Alastair Thompson McDONALD (pilot) RAFVR - POW

Sources:

Google Maps
Spitfire production list.
http://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/item2.php?SGLO=T1437
https://www.asisbiz.com/Luftwaffe/jg1.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
30-Dec-2011 07:15 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]
17-Jan-2012 01:37 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Jan-2012 15:04 Nepa Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
07-Nov-2014 06:53 weeks Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Departure airport, Narrative]
11-Mar-2017 10:51 TigerTimon Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Mar-2017 14:33 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]
14-Apr-2020 09:32 TigerTimon Updated [Location, Source]

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