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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226500
Last updated: 18 June 2020
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Date:25-APR-1943
Time:11:15 LT
Type:Westland Whirlwind Mk I
Owner/operator:137 Squadron Royal Air Force (137 Sqn RAF)
Registration: P7058
C/n / msn: SF-G
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wijnendalestraat road, Wijnendale, Torhout, West-Vlaanderen -   Belgium
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Manston, Kent
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft was hit by light Flak during an attack on a military cargo train. The RCAF pilot, Flying Officer J.R. Rebbetoy, was killed in the crash.

Sources:

https://luchtvaartgeschiedenis.be/content/whirlwind-p7058-te-wijnendale
Google Maps
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=P7058


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Jun-2019 06:41 TigerTimon Added
25-Jun-2019 05:38 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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