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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 71918
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Date:24-AUG-1940
Time:16:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:234 (Madras Presidency) Squadron Royal Air Force (234 (Madras Presidency) Sqn RAF)
Registration: N3239
C/n / msn: 467
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Little Budbridge, near Godshill, Isle of Wight -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Middle Wallop, Hampshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by Hptmn Mayer and Lt Zeis of 1/JG53.
P/O J. Zurakowski okay.
Aircraft written off and SOC 1/10/40.

Sources:

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


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Jan-2010 04:37 John Baker Added
10-Feb-2011 13:22 angels one five Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
10-Feb-2011 13:54 angels one five Updated [Location]
28-Dec-2011 13:15 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Jan-2012 13:34 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source]
06-Nov-2012 01:56 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
13-Aug-2013 12:42 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
31-Oct-2014 17:01 DG333 Updated [Operator, Departure airport]

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