Date of Crash  08 Oct 45 Aircraft Type  Spitfire VIII
Serial Number  MT837 Unit  9
Pilot details Fg Offr A K S Ahmed
Short Text  75m W of Ranchi damaged by expl debris from grd BL
Details  LLflying at 50 feet 75m W of Ranchi damaged by expl debris from grd BL straight ahead 23.17N 85.21E

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