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Buffalo W8208

Aircraft Model:Brewster B.339E Buffalo Mk. I
Manufacturer:Brewster Aeronautical Corporation
Identities:W8208
Units:No. 453 Squadron, RAAF

Timeline

8 October 1941Crashed during forced landing at Buntang Island, 45 miles southeast of Singapore.
Pilot: P/O MAXWELL IRVINE-BROWN, RAAF 404736 (Killed)

References

Baugher, J. 2003 Brewster Buffalo Mk. I. Joe Baugher's Home Page. Retrieved 1 January 2017 from <http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_fighters/f2a_7.html>.

National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1942, Unit history of number 453 Squadron - May 1941 to February 1942, A9186, 138.

Pacific Wrecks 2018 Brewster Buffalo Mk. I Serial Number W8208. Retrieved 20 October 2018 from <https://pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/buffalo/W8208.html>.

Record updated on 20 October 2018.


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