ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 200961
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Narrative:Aircraft flown by (J29339) F/O D.J. Washburn 438 SQN RCAF. One of 2 x 438 SQN losses to accurate German FLAK during mission (other loss was F/O R.F. Breen flying Typhoon MP178). Aircraft hit too low (approx 600 feet) to allow safe bale out, pilot killed in crash.
Hawker Typhoon Mk IB
|Owner/operator:||438 (Wild Cat) Sqn RCAF|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1|
|Aircraft damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Departure airport:||B.78 Eindhoven NL|
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