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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90236
Last updated: 21 June 2020
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Date:18-JUN-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: EN231
C/n / msn: EB-M
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:English Channel -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Bolt Head Devon
Destination airport:
Narrative:
F/S Jimmy Ware RAAF was forced to bail out of EN231 over the English Channel 18/6/44 due to fuel starvation while covering F/L Tom Slack who had been hit by flak and had bailed out of MB876. Both pilots rescued

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 12:44 ThW Added
01-Jan-2012 13:51 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]
01-Jan-2012 13:53 Nepa Updated [[Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]]

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