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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 80513
Last updated: 17 October 2017
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Date:14-OCT-1918
Time:10:00
Type:Royal Aircraft Factory S.E.5a
Owner/operator:2 Sqn AFC
Registration: E5989
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:S of Tournai -   France
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Serny (Francie)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A five-member Australian patrol attacked twelve German machines. From behind the shocked five other German fighters. E5989 shot down in aerial combat.
Crew:
Capt. Edmund Warhurst CORNISH (pilot) AFC -injured POW

Sources:

ORB 2 Sqn AFC


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Nov-2010 06:14 Nepa Added
01-Oct-2017 16:48 Nepa Updated [Source, Narrative]

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