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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90913
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Date:11-AUG-1940
Time:16:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Ia
Owner/operator:152 (Hyderabad) Squadron Royal Air Force (152 (Hyderabad) Sqn RAF)
Registration: R6614
C/n / msn: 703
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:off Portland Bill, Dorset -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Issued to 152 Sqn, RAF 26-7-40: shot down into sea by Bf 109 off Portland Bill, Dorset 11-8-40. Pilot (P/O Jones) abandoned aircraft and drowned. Shot down by German Luftwaffe fighter ace Erich Rudorffer. Total FH12.15

Sources:

http://www.luftwaffe.cz/rudorffer.html
http://web.archive.org/web/20130321095657/http://daveg4otu.tripod.com:80/dorset/dorcrash.html
http://www.spitfires.ukf.net/p009.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Mar-2013 14:52 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]

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