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Crash site of Stirling BK602-AA-R

cest raf squadron
Unit: 75 Squadron
Aircraft: Stirling
Code: BK602-AA-R
Base: Newmarket
Mission: Düsseldorf
Crew officer: F/Sgt. T.W. Darton
Incident: Hit by German fighter

Location: (Prov. West-Vlanderen)



Hit by night fighter pilot Leutnant Bruno Heilig of the Ergänzungsstaffel/NJG 2, flying a Ju 88C from Gilze-Rijen airfield, the Netherlands.
The attack took place at 02:15 over Poppel, municipality Ravels, province of Antwerpen.
Aircraft presumed crash at sea.

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