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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: X4104
C/n / msn: 991
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Broad Lane, Thorley, Isle of Wight. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Warmwell
Destination airport:
Damaged in battle with Bf 110s over Ryde.
F/Lt F.J. Howell (pilot) Ok
Aircraft repairable.


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

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Revision history:

26-Jan-2010 04:37 John Baker Added
10-Feb-2011 14:00 angels one five Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Damage, Narrative]
10-Feb-2011 14:54 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type]
28-Dec-2011 13:13 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Jan-2012 23:39 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source]
06-Nov-2012 16:44 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Source, Narrative]
13-Aug-2013 12:41 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
14-Aug-2013 18:02 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
29-Sep-2015 07:57 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
30-Sep-2015 16:52 sandman56 Updated [Narrative]

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