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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49754
Last updated: 19 January 2020
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Date:07-OCT-1944
Time:day
Type:Hawker Tempest Mk V
Owner/operator:486 Sqn RNzAF
Registration: EJ704
C/n / msn: SA-M
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Langstraat, Meijel, Limburg -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.80 Volkel
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Pilot Officer AR Bailey Squadron 486 RNZAF EJ704M suffered engine failure causing a forced landing at Langstraat. The aircract was classified destroyed/written off.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4499&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
"The Wild Winds" : The History of 486 RNZAF Fighter Squadron with the RAF by Paul Sortehaug 1998 ISBN 1-877139-09-2


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
06-Jan-2013 05:58 biliousbillbailey Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
06-Jan-2013 06:00 Anon. Updated [Source]
04-Oct-2019 19:37 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source]

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