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RAF aircraft's crash sites in Province of Oost Vlaanderen:
Mitchell-B25 FL204 fallen to Maldegem on 10/06/1943

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Crash site of Mitchell-B25 FL204

cest raf squadron
Unit: 98 Squadron
Aircraft: Mitchell B25
Code: FL204
Base: Foulsham
Mission: Gent
Crew officer:
Incident: Shot down by German fighter

Location: Province of Oost Vlaanderen: Maldegem



Langerbrugge power station near Ghent, in convoy with 11 Group Spitfires for fighter cover.
Due to technical failure of the lead aircraft the formation was recalled but attacked over Antwerp nonetheless.
Source: The International Bomber Command Centre (IBCC)

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