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Date of Crash: 17 Mar 44 Aircraft Type: Spitfire VIII Serial Number:  Unit: 81 Sqdn
Pilot details: Fg Offr William James COULTER*(139992)Source: ORB
Details: Broadway was the airfield behind enemy lines opened by the Chindits. Dettachment of 81 Sqdn operating was strafed in a raid. Casson and McLean were unscathed in the cockpit, but Fg offr Coulter was badly hit and severely wounded. He died later in the hospital despite a blood transfusion

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