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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 80513
Last updated: 28 November 2015
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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
Departure airport:Serny (Francie)
Destination airport:
A five-member Australian patrol attacked twelve German machines. From behind the shocked five other German fighters. E5989 shot down in aerial combat.
Capt. Edmund Warhurst CORNISH (pilot) AFC -injured POW


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05-Nov-2010 06:14 Nepa Added
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