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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 155027
Last updated: 30 October 2019
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Date:29-NOV-1941
Time:dusk
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:132 (City of Bombay) Squadron Royal Air Force (132 (City of Bombay) Sqn RAF)
Registration: P9516
C/n / msn: 658
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tillymaud Farm, Longhaven, Aberdeenshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Peterhead, Aberdeenshire
Destination airport:RAF Peterhead
Narrative:
Returning to Base at the end of a convoy patrol. Weather deteriorating.
The Spitfire flew into the ground in poor visibility and was wrecked.
Cat. E and SOC.
Crew:
P/O (106186) Donald Thomson McLAREN (pilot) RAFVR - killed.

Sources:

RAF Casualties-1941
Spitfire production list
CWGC


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Apr-2013 01:52 angels one five Added
28-May-2013 19:26 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
10-Jun-2013 20:55 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
25-Sep-2013 00:05 angels one five Updated [Operator, Source]
04-Jun-2015 16:46 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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