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Last updated: 2 November 2020
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Date:05-MAY-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk V
Owner/operator:122 (Bombay) Squadron Royal Air Force (122 (Bombay) Sqn RAF)
Registration: BM321
C/n / msn: MT-T
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dranouter, Heuvelland near Ypres -   Belgium
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Hornchurch Essex
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Circus 157 Bostons to Lille. Engaged by JG26
Shut down above Lille (F) by a FW 190 (pilot Johannes Seifert)
Crashed at Dranouter, Heuvelland near Ypres (Ieper), Belgium
Pilot: 82516 F/L Baudouin Marie Ghislain de Hemptinne (prev. Aéronautique Militaire Belge) - Killed

Sources:

Franks: FCL Vol 2
CWGC
Spitfire Production List
http://www.bamfbamrs.be/Dillien/OT-PILOT.DOC
http://www.dehemptinne.net/old/documents/baudouin/baudouin.htm
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Jan-2011 15:14 ThW Added
23-Jan-2011 02:59 penguin832 Updated [Registration, Location, Source, Narrative]
31-Dec-2011 01:38 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Jan-2012 05:23 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source]
30-May-2017 19:22 Anon. Updated [Cn, Narrative]

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