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Last updated: 16 January 2020
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Date:20-DEC-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:341 (Alsace) Squadron Royal Air Force (341 (Alsace) Sqn RAF)
Registration: NL-R
C/n / msn: PL488
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Temporary airfield B.70 of Anvers-Deurne -   Belgium
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.70 Anvers-Deurne
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Destroyed by V-2 on temporary airfield B70 of Anvers-Deurne.
Crew:
François Guinamard (Free french pilot - FAFL) flew this Spitfire during 47 missions.
Jacques Andrieux (Free french pilot - FAFL) flew this Spitfire 1 mission.

This aircraft was completed at Castle Bromwich Aircraft Factory.
Engine : Merlin 66

Maitenance unit MU33 : 29-6-44
341 Squadron transfer : 10-8-44
Ops : 7-10-44
Totaly Destoyed : 20-12-44
Struck off (SOC) : 1-4-45

Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/D8402159
http://jpgleize.perso.neuf.fr/aces/ww2fra.htm
http://www.airhistory.org.uk/spitfire/p087.html
http://www.ordredelaliberation.fr/fr_compagnon/22.html
https://www.gettyimages.co.uk/photos/jacques-andrieux?excludenudity=false&mediatype=photography&phrase=jacques%20andrieux&sort=mostpopular


Images:


Airfield B70 of Anvers-Deurne


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Sep-2013 20:22 JINX Added
08-Nov-2014 12:04 Iceman 29 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
08-Nov-2014 12:33 Anon. Updated [Photo, ]
27-Mar-2015 20:38 James JUMP Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]
05-Jun-2015 06:01 Angel dick one Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Narrative]
19-Jun-2017 19:36 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Photo, ]

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