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 Spitfire LFVIII MV430



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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
Source RIAFDB

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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