ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 89138
Last updated: 31 July 2014
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Date:11-MAY-1940
Time:06:53
Type:Gloster Gladiator
Owner/operator:1/I/2 Aer. Mil. belge
Registration: G-34
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Fexhes-Slins -   Belgium
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Les Burettes
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mission: Escort Fairey Battle 5/III/3 on attack Albert Canal bridge Vroenhoven
Lost: 11/05/1940
1Sgt Henri Joseph Ghislain Clinquart (KIA )
Based at Les Burettes. Shot down by Me Bf-109 from JG 1; Leutnant Ludwig Franzisket (06.53 h) (victory 1 of totally 43)
Crashed at Fexhes-Slins (provincial road)

Sources:
http://www.epibreren.com/ww2/belgium/af/losses.html
http://surfcity.kund.dalnet.se/gladiator_belgium.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jan-2011 13:45 ThW Added
20-Jan-2011 13:09 ThW Updated [Time, Operator, Source, Narrative]
03-Feb-2011 14:10 ThW Updated [Narrative]
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