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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90240
Last updated: 26 June 2020
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Date:18-JUL-1943
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: EN235
C/n / msn: 4052
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Abbeville -   France
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Westhampnett, West Sussex
Destination airport:
Narrative:
EN235 Spitfire Mk XII (c/no. 4052). First Flown 28-2-43. Delivered to RAF Westhampnett, West Sussex 2-3-43 for 41 Squadron; coded 'EB-S'.

F/O Rycherde Henry W. Hogarth was shot down and killed by a Me109G while flying EN235 on 18/7/43 and the Spitfire crashed near Abbeville, France. Total flying hours 127.10

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20050316110146/http://brew.clients.ch:80/EN221-238.htm
https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?99591-Spitfire-XII-recovery-Belgium-July-2009
http://www.spitfires.ukf.net/p035.htm
http://web.archive.org/web/20120505145539/http://www.thesoutheastecho.co.uk/Squadrons/41_squadron.htmAIRCRAFT


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Feb-2011 13:26 ThW Added
16-Nov-2011 13:52 angels one five Updated [Cn, Operator, Country, Source]
01-Jan-2012 11:28 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport]
07-May-2012 17:22 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Aug-2012 06:57 Nepa Updated [Operator]
05-Jun-2014 11:05 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
06-Jun-2015 20:39 Angel dick one Updated [Operator]

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