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Loss of Spitfire EP689Loss of Spitfire EP689
Author: Mike Heavey (Guest)
20:34:07 11 August 2001
Spitfire EP689 of 601 sqdn was lost during a practice strafing attack at Catania on 22nd Sept 1943. Can anyone please supply any other details?
RE: Loss of Spitfire EP689
Author: Hans Nauta (Guest)
05:26:08 12 August 2001
According to the RAF Aircraft Serials, Air Britain Publication, EP689 was first used by 92 Squadron, before its transfer to 601 Squadron. At 22.09.43 it hit an obstruction during practice.
It's not much, but I hope you can use this info.