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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 86337
Last updated: 7 October 2019
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Date:25-APR-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic FURY model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Sea Fury
Owner/operator:801 Sqn FAA RN
Registration: WJ248
C/n / msn: 41H-693691
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Choppeki Point -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:HMS Glory, off Korean coast
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operated out of HMS Glory: Possily hit by small arms fire during a dive bombing run on an ammunition dump at Choppeki Point, Korea on 25/4/1953. Aircraft flipped over and flew into the ground. Pilot posted as "MPK" - "Missing Presumed Killed". Pilot was Sub-Lt Walter J.B. Keats, RN

Sources:

http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/korea/reports/air/
www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WJ
http://www.cieldegloire.com/batailles_coree_pertes07.php
http://www.naval-history.net/xDKCas1953.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Dec-2012 19:30 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Dec-2012 13:41 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Dec-2012 13:42 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
12-Jan-2013 08:09 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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