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Thread: SPITFIRE K9808 of 19 Sqn crashed in forced landing, Egmere, Norfolk. 28/11/1938

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    Default SPITFIRE K9808 of 19 Sqn crashed in forced landing, Egmere, Norfolk. 28/11/1938

    Does anyone know the pilot of this aircraft -All I can find out is

    PLANE’S FORCED LANDING An R.A.F. aeroplane from Duxford made a forced landing in a field of stubble belonging to Mr. J. A. Keith at Egmere. near Walsingham. on Monday afternoon. The underpart of the aeroplane was smashed, but there were no personnel injuries. Believed engine stalled after running out of petrol ...

    Published: Saturday 03 December 1938
    Newspaper: Yarmouth Independent

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    Hello Paul,

    1938
    20/09/38 - K9792 - 19 sqn - F/O. G. Sinclair.( also flown by SgtPilor G. Unwin ).
    28/11/38 - K9808 - 19 Sqn.
    01/12/38 - K9816 - 66 Sqn.

    For the 28th,
    Could it have been one of these -
    F/Lt. A.R.F.De Salis.
    P/O.D. Genders.
    Sgt. P. S.Gunning.
    P/O. N. G. C. Heath.
    P/O. R. B. Pearson.

    Names in the ROH section of Derek Palmer's "Fighter Squadron "

    Alex
    Last edited by Alex Smart; 7th September 2019 at 19:42.

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