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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53199
Last updated: 26 October 2020
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Time:09:25 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIA
Owner/operator:130 (Punjab) Squadron Royal Air Force (130 (Punjab) Sqn RAF)
Registration: P8370
C/n / msn: PJ-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea 20 km west of IJmuiden, Noord-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Portreath Cornwall
Destination airport:
130Sqn Shot down by Bf109s while escorting Blenheims to Ijmiuiden 21-8-41 SOC 27-8-41 FH177.00

P/O. W.R. Bloyce is missing in action and is commemorated at the Runnymede Memorial.

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
30-Dec-2011 06:21 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]
03-Jan-2012 09:18 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
19-Mar-2020 21:21 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Total fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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