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Title:     F/O W.V. Whittaker   
Post by: Alberto Marchesi on August 14, 2012, 06:30:10 PM
Hi everybody,
I'm an Italian on holliday in Croatia.
May be I nave found the following crash site. I can't post photos till next week.
Did somebody know if the pilot is buried in GB?
Did somebody know any other info more than the following?

19/5/44   Spitfire      No 253 Sqn      F/O W.V. Whittaker   Korcula, Yugoslavia   target land mine depo at Pupnat; last seen in steep dive over the target; desintegrating on impact 2 m N from town; KIA

Ciao & thank you in advance

Alberto


Title: Re:     F/O W.V. Whittaker   
Post by: Alberto Marchesi on January 16, 2013, 01:49:32 PM
Merlin engine