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Crash site of Defiant L6968

cest raf squadron
Unit: 264 Squadron
Aircraft: Defiant
Code: L6968
Base: Doxford
Mission: Dunkerque
Crew officer: P/O HICKMAN, GUY LEWIS

Location: (Prov. West-Vlanderen)



Defiant L6968. Shot down in combat with Bf109's of III./JG26 off De Panne 2.40 pm.
P/O G L Hickman and LAC A Fidler both believed baled out but killed. Aircraft lost.

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