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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90234
Last updated: 16 July 2020
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Date:23-AUG-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk XII
Owner/operator:41 Squadron Royal Air Force (41 Sqn RAF)
Registration: EN226
C/n / msn: EB-X
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hesdin -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Lympne Kent
Destination airport:
Narrative:
EN226 was lost on 23/8/44 when F/L Tom Slack was unable to switch over from his belly tank to the main fuel tanks and was forced to land near Hesdin and became a POW

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20050316110146/http://brew.clients.ch:80/EN221-238.htm#The


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Feb-2011 12:40 ThW Added
01-Jan-2012 11:58 Nepa Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Departure airport]
01-Jan-2012 14:02 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Registration]

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