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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53139
Last updated: 4 November 2020
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Date:17-SEP-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk VB
Owner/operator:71 (Eagle) Squadron Royal Air Force (71 (Eagle) Sqn RAF)
Registration: W3509
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:English Channel , off Mazingarbe -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF North Weald, Essex
Destination airport:
Narrative:
71S 26-8-41 Missing escorting Blenheims to Mazingarbe believed ditched on return 17-9-41 P/O T P McGerty killed

Sources:

http://www.nimh.nl/nl/images/1941%20sec_tcm5-7282.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
30-Dec-2011 06:28 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]
30-Dec-2011 06:28 Nepa Updated [[Aircraft type]]
16-Jan-2012 13:12 Nepa Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]

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