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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 86338
Last updated: 10 December 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: WJ245
C/n / msn: 41H-696749
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Railway Bridge -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:HMS Glory, off Korean coast
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operated out of HMS Glory: Hit by AAA during attack on a railway bridge in Korea on 24/4/1953, spun in, crashed. Pilot listed as "MPK": "Missing Presumed Killed" - pilot was Lt. John T MacGregor, RN

Sources:

http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/korea/reports/air/
www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WJ
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/8pCD4rqe3XQZu29rk7JOHQ]
http://www.cieldegloire.com/batailles_coree_pertes09.php
http://www.naval-history.net/xDKCas1953.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Dec-2012 19:22 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Dec-2012 13:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Jan-2013 11:13 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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