Danish WW2 Pilots

2nd Ltt. Palle Thomsen

Unit

331 Sqn

Aircraft

Spitfire IX L.F. (FN-B)

Date

03.11.44

Time

14:15 -15:10

Details

D.691/W238. To safe-guard and cover a bridging operation carried out by Allied ground forces. North of BREDA during a low level ground strafing and bombing attack Sgt. Abrahamsen disappeared. It has later been discovered that he was killed when his a/c hit the ground. 12 bombs fell in the target area. Target strafed. Cover patrol carried out as ordered. Moderate light flak. All our a/c but one returned to base.

Source

AIR 27/1726

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