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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 222871
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:16-AUG-1918
Time:12:30
Type:De Havilland DH-9
Owner/operator:211 Squadron Royal Air Force (211 Sqn RAF)
Registration: C6348
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:De Wielingen near Cadzand,Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Recieved battle damage over Zeebrugge,Belgium and ditched in sea near Cadzand.
Crew saved by Dutch lifeboat. The crew of the lifeboat were awarded the Silver Medal for Gallantry in Saving Life at Sea by the British after the war.

Sources:

http://www.theaerodrome.com/forum/showthread.php?t=25751
De Telegraaf
18-08-1918


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Mar-2019 12:33 Cobar Added
13-Mar-2019 07:49 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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