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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49813
Last updated: 5 February 2020
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Time:06:48 LT
Type:Hawker Tempest Mk V
Owner/operator:501 (County of Gloucester) Squadron Royal Air Force (501 (County of Gloucester) Sqn RAF)
Registration: EJ600
C/n / msn: SD-F
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Kibbelgaarn, mun. Veendam, province of Groningen -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Bradwell Bay, Essex
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 05:35 hrs for a Ranger operation to Bad Zwischenahn airfield (Niedersachsen, Germany).
The aircraft was shot down; the pilot, S/Ldr. J. Berry (DFC & 2 bars), did not survive and is buried at Scheemda; grave 2 5 1.

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
28-Sep-2019 12:09 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Feb-2020 15:39 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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