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|designation=[[:Category:Hawker Typhoon|Hawker Typhoon]]
 
|designation=[[:Category:Hawker Typhoon|Hawker Typhoon]]
 
|version=
 
|version=
|thisversionbuilt=
 
|totalbuilt=
 
|c/n=
 
|originaloperator=486 Squadron, RAF
 
|originalid=SA-I
 
|capturedate=24 March 1943
 
|captureplace=Fecamp
 
|newoperator(s)=2./Versuchsverband O.b.d.L.
 
|newid(s)=Wnr. 0956 '''T9+GK'''
 
|fate=Presumed scrapped
 
 
}}
 
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'''EJ956''' was a [[:Category:Hawker Typhoon|Hawker Typhoon]].
 
 
=History=
 
=History=
 
While serving with 486 Squadron as '''SA-I''', EJ956 was belly landed near Fecamp by it's pilot, F/Sgt William K. Mawson, after being hit by flak on 24th March 1943.
 
While serving with 486 Squadron as '''SA-I''', EJ956 was belly landed near Fecamp by it's pilot, F/Sgt William K. Mawson, after being hit by flak on 24th March 1943.
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After it was repaired by the Luftwaffe, EJ956 was flown with 2./Versuchsverband O.b.d.L. as Wnr. 0956 '''T9+GK''', only to turn over in a forced-landing near Meckelnfeld on the 10th August. The pilot escaped injury.<ref name="RNZAF Proboards losses"/>
 
After it was repaired by the Luftwaffe, EJ956 was flown with 2./Versuchsverband O.b.d.L. as Wnr. 0956 '''T9+GK''', only to turn over in a forced-landing near Meckelnfeld on the 10th August. The pilot escaped injury.<ref name="RNZAF Proboards losses"/>
   
The subsequent fate of the aircraft is unknown.
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The subsequent fate of the aircraft is unknown, but it was probably scrapped.
   
 
=References=
 
=References=

Latest revision as of 09:31, 28 September 2017

History[]

While serving with 486 Squadron as SA-I, EJ956 was belly landed near Fecamp by it's pilot, F/Sgt William K. Mawson, after being hit by flak on 24th March 1943.

After it was repaired by the Luftwaffe, EJ956 was flown with 2./Versuchsverband O.b.d.L. as Wnr. 0956 T9+GK, only to turn over in a forced-landing near Meckelnfeld on the 10th August. The pilot escaped injury.[1]

The subsequent fate of the aircraft is unknown, but it was probably scrapped.

References[]