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|designation=[[:Category:Hawker Typhoon|Hawker Typhoon]]
 
|designation=[[:Category:Hawker Typhoon|Hawker Typhoon]]
 
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|originaloperator=486 Squadron, RAF
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|originalid=SA-I
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|capturedate=24 March 1943
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|captureplace=Fecamp
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|newoperator(s)=2./Versuchsverband O.b.d.L.
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|newid(s)=Wnr. 0956 '''T9+GK'''
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|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"/>
   
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The subsequent fate of the aircraft is unknown, but it was probably scrapped.
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The subsequent fate of the aircraft is unknown.
   
 
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