02-10-1944 (SGLO T4447) Supermarine Spitfire Mk. LF.IX MJ300 YO-

Loss Chart on T4447
Day or Night of Operation 2 Oct 1944
Operation Patrol
Target Nijmegen
Aircraft Supermarine Spitfire Mk.LF.IX
Built by Supermarine
c/n or Werknr
Serial or Stammkenzeichen MJ300
Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen YO-
Name
Unit 401 SQN
Air Force RAF
Take off time 11.34
Airfield Le Culot (B.68)
Crashed at
Cause of the Crash Shot down by Fw 190 of II/JG 26
Crash Location Keent (later become Airstrip B.82)
Province Noord-Brabant
Damage
Salvaged by
Salvage date
Wreckage sent to
Source SGLO Bulletin 302 page 19/20; Archive H. Welting for time 12.10/12.15, airfield and cause;
Additional source ORB 401 Sqdn claims serial MK355 but is wrong
Last update January 2017
Function Mil Rank Name Hon Mil Reg Age Air Force Cemetery Grave Remark
Pilot F/Lt. R.R. Bouskill DFC J/10254 RCAF Groesbeek RCAF 15 E 5

Also see:
Maart 2017 Opgegraven strijd – Archeologie van de oorlog

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