ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 51902
Last updated: 27 April 2015
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Narrative:The Honourable Thomas Henry Jordan Sackville joined 613 Sqn as a Pilot Officer from 41OTU on 13/10/42. On 14/5/43 Sackville (in Mustang I AG646) along with F/Lt Dooley (in Mustang I AP207) were flying on a "Lagoon"/shipping recce from Coltishall covering the Dutch coast from Bergen to Texel. Both aircraft were shot down: Sackville was killed and Dooley became PoW.
North American P-51 Mustang I
|Owner/operator:||613 (City of Manchester) Sqn RAF|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Noordzee, 45 km W of Bergen -
|Departure airport:||RAF Coltishall|
On 14/5/43 Fw Max Winkler of 2/JG 27 claimed to have shot down two Mustangs: one 20 km West of Bergen, and the other 45 km West of Bergen. Presumably these were AG646 and AP207
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]|
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