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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49738
Last updated: 5 October 2019
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Date:11-OCT-1944
Time:18:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic P51 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American P-51 Mustang Mk II
Owner/operator:2 Sqn Royal Air Force (2 Sqn RAF)
Registration: FR924
C/n / msn: XV-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Weimerstraat 11, Wernhout, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.70 Antwerp/Deurne, Belgium
Destination airport:
Narrative:
While engaged in an armed recce operation, the aircraft was hit by Flak at 4000 ft over Gorinchem (Zuid-Holland). The pilot, F/Lt. M.G. Ridley Martin (DFC) performed an emergency-landing and evaded capture.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4521&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
05-Oct-2019 14:25 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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