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F-6C (P-51C) 42-103222 Lt. Stanley Canner of the 12th TRS was piloting this Mustang over German occupied territory in France 14 July 1944 when he was shot down by Bf 109s. See MACR 6662 and Escape & Evasion Report 1203.

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  • 42-103222

    P-51 Mustang
    Whilst on return from armed recon to Montague, jumped by Fw190's and shot down, pilot 1st Lt Stanely L Canner baled out and evaded capture, with the assistance of the Maquis until their area was overrun by freindly forces. MACR 6662. 14-7-44.

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  • Middle Wallop

    Military site : airfield
    Planned as an RAF bomber station with a grass airfield, concrete perimeter track and hardstandings, Middle Wallop opened as a training base in April 1940, before construction was complete. Used as an RAF day-fighter and night-fighter base during 1940...

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Date Contributor Update
19 March 2016 09:15:33 neilc Changes to caption and unit associations
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Neil Canner

Date Contributor Update
18 September 2015 18:33:50 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
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USAAF Photo.

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