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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49821
Last updated: 13 February 2020
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Time:15:30 LT
Type:Hawker Tempest Mk V
Owner/operator:3 Sqn Royal Air Force (3 Sqn RAF)
Registration: JN812
C/n / msn: JF-M
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:along the Groeneweg road, Heide, Limburg -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Grimbergen (B.60), Belgium
Destination airport:B.80 Volkel airfield
While engaged in a ferry flight to Volkel airfield, the aircraft was hit by Flak and crashed.
The pilot, F/O. F.Mc G. Reid, did not survive and is buried at the Venray War Cemetery; grave 8 D 7.

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
28-Sep-2019 11:56 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Sep-2019 11:56 TigerTimon Updated [Location]
28-Sep-2019 17:11 TigerTimon Updated [Destination airport]

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