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|Date of Crash: 15 Jun 45||Aircraft Type: Liberator VI||Serial Number: KH361||Unit: 99 Sqdn|
|Pilot details:||Fg Offr C W Wheeler||Source: Matt Poole|
|Details: Damaged by Ground fire over targets in Bay of Bengal, BL at Cox Bazar . (MPoole) it made a crash landing at Cox's Bazaar airfield after being damaged in an attack on 2 Japanese destroyers in the Gulf of Siam. KH361, piloted by F/O. C.W. Wheeler, was one of only 3 Libs (out of 7 despatched) to persevere in very bad weather and reach the primary target. Opposition was severe. The flight engineer on KH361 (name unclear at present) was killed.|
|Date of Crash: 15 Jun 45||Aircraft Type: Liberator B.VI||Serial Number: KH361||Unit: 99 Sqdn|
|Pilot details:||Source: Henk|
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