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Date of Crash: 21 Feb 45 Aircraft Type: Hurricane IID Serial Number:  Unit: 20 Sqdn
Pilot details: Fg Offr Keith Vincent BAILEY* (170403)Source: 
Details: Aircraft "Y" Crashed behind enemy lines. cause unknown. But believed to be ground fire while attacking gun positions. He is believed killed as the aircraft was badly broken up. Possible fire from KYAUKIGON PK536439. aircraft seen by P/O Deasy burning on ground. Troops on ground saw aircraft pull out of a dive, execute a roll and strike ground

 

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