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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175483
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:18-APR-1915
Time:
Type:Morane-Saulnier Type L
Owner/operator:French Air Force
Registration:
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Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Hulste -   Belgium
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
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Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by German Armed Forces. The plane was dismantled and brought to Germany.
The pilot, Roland Garros survived and later escaped captivity.

Sources:

https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/germans-shoot-down-french-pilot-roland-garros_


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Apr-2015 18:00 gerard57 Added

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