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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90229
Last updated: 16 September 2020
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Date:05-SEP-1940
Time:15:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:41 Squadron Royal Air Force (41 Sqn RAF)
Registration: R6885
C/n / msn: 843
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kimberley Road, South Benfleet -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Hornchurch, Essex
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed and machine burnt out. Shot down in combat.
Pilot: P/O Anthony Desmond J. Lovell, baled out, uninjured, landing at Wickford Road, Rayleigh or on Pitsea Marshes.

Sources:

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://brew.clients.ch/CombatRpt41.ht]
Spitfire production list.


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Feb-2011 12:25 ThW Added
09-Sep-2011 05:25 angels one five Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
28-Dec-2011 13:21 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source, Narrative]
06-Nov-2012 20:25 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Source, Narrative]
24-Oct-2013 06:51 angels one five Updated [Time, Operator]
06-Jun-2015 20:28 Angel dick one Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport]

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