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Date:08-OCT-1940
Time:10:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire I
Owner/operator:72 (Reserve) Squadron Royal Air Force (72 (Reserve) Sqn RAF)
Registration: K9847
C/n / msn: 59
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Halstead -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Biggin Hill, Kent
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Engine failure.
Damaged in forced landing.
Crew:
Sgt N.V. GLEW (pilot) unhurt.
To AST 12/10/40 for repairs.

Sources:

Spitfire production list.


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jan-2011 21:48 angels one five Added
05-Jan-2011 22:23 angels one five Updated [Time, Narrative]
05-Jan-2011 22:24 angels one five Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport]
29-Dec-2011 12:42 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
22-Jan-2012 22:40 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
04-Nov-2012 15:53 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
10-Nov-2012 01:38 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
28-Nov-2012 17:44 angels one five Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Narrative]
27-May-2013 21:03 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Nature, Narrative]
25-Feb-2014 01:30 angels one five Updated [Time, Operator, Narrative]
29-May-2015 06:59 Angel dot comma Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Jan-2016 13:40 JINX Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator]
21-Jan-2016 17:53 King T. Updated [Time, Operator]

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