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Last updated: 20 October 2020
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Date:05-SEP-1940
Time:15:25
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: R6635
C/n / msn: 724
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Leinster Road, Laindon -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Hornchurch Essex
Destination airport:
Narrative:
F/L John Terence Webster DFC RAF - killed in a collision during air combat.
Aircraft believed to have disintegrated over Wickford following a collision with Hurricane of F/L Lovett of 73 Squadron.
Body recovered and identified from papers and identity card.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20050316104131/http://brew.clients.ch:80/CombatRpt41.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Feb-2011 12:30 ThW Added
09-Sep-2011 05:36 angels one five Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Location, Narrative]
28-Dec-2011 13:26 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
06-Nov-2012 19:06 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
24-Oct-2013 06:48 angels one five Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Narrative]
06-Jun-2015 20:27 Angel dick one Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport]
30-Jul-2017 06:35 Anon. Updated [Embed code]
30-Jul-2017 06:35 harro Updated [Embed code]

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