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History[]

Originally ‘Yellow 5’ of 7th staffel of III./JG 7, on May 8th, 1945 flown to Fassberg from its base in Saaz and surrendered to British forces, and coded USA 1 . Not taken up by the US, it was shipped to the UK and exhibited at Farnborough, then on to South Africa. After acceptance by SAAF, it was stored at 15 Air Depot, Snake Valley.

During 1950 it was sold to the Benoni Technical College, where it was scrapped in 1953.

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