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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 79141
Last updated: 1 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic be2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Royal Aircraft Factory B.E.2d
Owner/operator:13 Sqn RFC
Registration: 5750
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Boyelles, Pas-de-Calais department, Hauts-de-France region -   France
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
18.3.17: Royal Aircraft Factory B.E.2d No.5750 from 13 Squadron, RFC. Shot down by air ace Werner Voss; aircrew and aircraft strafed on ground at Boyelles, a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region in northern France. (At approximate Coordinates: 5012′14″N 248′57″E). Of the two crew, Captain Guy Stafford Thorne Died Of Wounds; Second Lieutenant Philip Edward Hislop van Baerle taken as POW. The incident was Werner Voss' 19th victory in air to air combat



Revision history:

06-Feb-2019 22:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
06-Feb-2019 22:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
07-Feb-2019 05:18 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]
08-Feb-2019 00:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration]

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