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|Date of Crash: 25 Feb 45||Aircraft Type: Spitfire VIII||Serial Number:||Unit: 273 Sqdn|
|Pilot details:||Fg Offr Stanley Gerald CROW*(157063)||Source: ORB|
|Details: 1025-1150 . Four ac mission for bombing and strfing Kyewegu area led by Fl t Lt G B Smither. Fg offr S G Crow failed to return he was latter found to have crashed neary Kywegu and presumed killed. located by a follow up survey by Hurricanes and an L-5 . 1 m S of Kywegu at PY072811. Wreckage consisted of Starboard wing with cannon and pieces of rudder, lying soeme 50-80 yards from a crater in teh soft ground. No sign of pilot.|
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