ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 80513
Last updated: 20 February 2017
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Narrative:A five-member Australian patrol attacked twelve German machines. From behind the shocked five other German fighters. E5989 shot down in aerial combat.
|Type:||Royal Aircraft Factory S.E.5a|
|Owner/operator:||2 Sqn AFC|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||S of Tournai -
|Departure airport:||Serny (Francie)|
Capt. Edmund Warhurst CORNISH (pilot) AFC -injured POW