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Spitfire VIII JG380 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Spitfire VIII JG380



LFVIII 4958 CHA M66 .....[TRUNCATED] More information in: AirHistory.org.uk Spitfire Site

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  16 Aug 44 Aircraft Name  Spitfire VIII Serial Number  JG380
Unit  607 Sqdn Operating Airfield  Baigachi Country  India
Aircrew details F Sgt P G Turner
Details Engine cut undershot landing at Baigachi. FS Turner indulging in some aerobatics was flying along inverted and on righting, his ac could not get his engine to start after it had cut whilest on hits back. On attempting to forceland on Baigachi, he stretched his glide too much. the ac went into incipent spin and finsihed up in three seperate pieces while the pilot got out unscathed. 1740-1815 Hours
Source ORB

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Help identifying full names and some service numbers of pilotsI have a PG Turner who pranged a Spit [url]http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=JG380[/url] W.G.Goodwin - Posted in 11/11/43 - And Goodwin is a casuality listed in CWGC -> F Sgt William Geoffrey GOODWIN*([URL="http://www.rafcommands.com/database/losses/listing.php?srnum=953856&qt=NM"]953856[/URL]) ....Read More.Jagan on 24th March 2018 04:33:25


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