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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74138
Last updated: 26 April 2020
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Date:28-AUG-1940
Time:20:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:7 OTU Royal Air Force (7 OTU RAF)
Registration: L1060
C/n / msn: 275
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Beach at Hoylake, Cheshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Hawarden, Flintshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Stalled and dived out of steep turn, entered at between 2,000 & 3,000 ft. Did not recover, crashed.
Crew:
P/O (42136) Michael Ernest Brian MACASSEY (pilot) RAF - killed From New Zealand. Hawarden (St. Deiniol) Churchyard.



Sources:

Spitfire production list
Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999
CWGC


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Apr-2010 13:49 angels one five Added
30-Apr-2010 15:05 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
25-Aug-2011 17:06 angels one five Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
27-Dec-2011 06:34 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Jan-2012 22:03 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
27-Oct-2012 00:54 angels one five Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Nov-2012 20:51 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
29-Jul-2013 02:15 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]
01-Aug-2013 21:11 Nepa Updated [Time, Operator, Narrative]
07-Aug-2013 01:56 JINX Updated [Operator, Nature, Narrative]
02-Mar-2015 18:42 Wilbur Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]

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