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RAF aircraft's crash sites in Province of West-Vlaanderen:
Zeebrugge

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Crash site of Typhoon EK370
23/02/1944

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Unit: 3 Squadron
Aircraft: Typhoon
Code: EK370
Base: Manston
Mission: Zeebrugge
Crew officer: Caporal Fudala Jozeph
Incident: Hit by German Flak

Location: (Prov. West-Vlanderen)

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Facts

Fudal took part in Operation Roadsted. This was the British overall designation of offensive air sweeps by day, using low-level and dive-bombing attacks, against German shipping. His Typhoon IB QO-C (EK370) was hit by German Anti Aircraft while executing his mission along the Zeebrugge, Belgium coastline. The pilot bailed at about 600m, landed in the sea and drowned.

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Cpl J. Fulada - Polish Air Force

Sources:
Commonwealth-Adegem
The International Bomber Command Centre (IBCC)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC)
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