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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53752
Last updated: 21 September 2020
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Date:08-OCT-1940
Time:11:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire PR Mk Id
Owner/operator:PRU Royal Air Force (PRU RAF)
Registration: P9382
C/n / msn: 564
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hoofdstraat road, Noordbroek, province of Groningen -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Heston, Greater London
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 09:18 hrs local time for a photo recce operation to Kiel in Germany.
The aircraft was shot down by fighter pilot Oberleutnant Adolf-Waldemar Kinzinger of the Stab I./JG 54 based at Jever airfield (Germany), who was flying a Messerschmitt Bf 109E.

F/Lt (39345) James Ralph Thornton SMALLEY DFC (pilot) RAF - prisoner of war

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T0863&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
LW Claims by Michael Balss (secondary source: Prien/Bock)
http://www.lexikon-der-wehrmacht.de/Gliederungen/Jagdgeschwader/Inhalt.htm
LG


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
04-Mar-2011 23:27 angels one five Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
28-Dec-2011 07:52 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
10-Nov-2012 01:37 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Narrative]
30-Apr-2015 05:52 angels one five Updated [Time, Operator]
09-Jun-2015 17:04 Angel dick one Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Sep-2020 19:03 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Sep-2020 19:03 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]

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