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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 71913
Last updated: 13 April 2020
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Date:24-AUG-1940
Time:16:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:609 (West Riding) Squadron Royal Air Force (609 (West Riding) Sqn RAF)
Registration: L1082
C/n / msn: 296
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:nr Tapnell Farm, Isle of Wight -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Warmwell
Destination airport:
Narrative:
L1082 was badly damaged by Bf 110's over Ryde.
Repairable.
P/O (81621) Andrew B. MAMEDOFF (pilot) RAFVR - Ok

Sources:

Battle in The Skies over the Isle of Wight
H J T Leal
Isle of Wight County Press. 1988


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Jan-2010 04:37 John Baker Added
10-Feb-2011 13:41 angels one five Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Damage, Narrative]
28-Dec-2011 13:11 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Jan-2012 23:38 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source]
06-Nov-2012 17:41 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
08-Aug-2013 00:53 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
14-Aug-2013 18:01 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Narrative]
29-Sep-2015 07:57 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
30-Sep-2015 16:52 sandman56 Updated [Narrative]

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