ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90234
Last updated: 16 July 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

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
Departure airport:Lympne Kent
Destination airport:
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


Related books:

Revision history:

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]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description