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Spitfire LFVIII MV430 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Spitfire LFVIII MV430

LFVIII Super M66 6MU.....[TRUNCATED] More information in: Spitfire Site

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  21 Feb 47 Aircraft Name  Spitfire VIIIc Serial Number  MV430
Unit  AFS(I) Operating Airfield  Ambala Country  India
Aircrew details Plt Offr H V Smith*(3341)
Details pilot blacked out while pulling out of dive, looped and crashed on teh Shabad Range

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Spitfire VIIIc MV430

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Pilot OfficerHerbert Valentine SMITH (3341) Spitfire LFVIII MV430   1947-02-21AFS(I) IndiaDelhi / Karachi 1939-1945 War

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470221 - Unaccounted Airmen - 21-02-1947Hello, 470221 - Unaccounted Airmen - 21-02-1947 From Henk's List - UK DUNCAN, Robert Grant - F/Sgt - 507828 - RAF. Devizes Cemetery, Wiltshire. WILLIAMS, William Gorech - AC2c - 1283105 - RAFVR. Abercynon Cemetery, Glamorganshire. From CWGC - INDIA SMITH, Herbert Valentine - P/O - 3341 - RIAF. [ Spitfire VIII - MV430 - RIAF ]. TASNIMUDDIN, Ahmid - P/O - 3198 - RIAF. [ Spitfire F.14 - RN199 - 7 Sqn - RIAF ]. The two airmen named above are both remembered on the Delhi/Karachi 1939-1945 War Memorials, India. Alex ....Read More.Alex Smart on 23rd November 2018 08:16:54

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