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F/O Harold Frederick HENINGER
There is a BBC TV documentary 'Dig WWII With Dan Snow - Series 1 Episode 3' that shows the excavation of Spitfire EN223 which F/O Heninger was flyng.
The Griffin III engine apparently suffered a failure leading to the crash.
This pilot flew Spitfire fighter aircraft for the RCAF / RAF (60% of all RCAF personnel served in RAF units at some point) in WWII, this record has come from the database of Mr. Halliday, a Canadian military historian.
This Pilot's entry: cause of death was kia, burial location France, pilot was married, the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (www.cwgc.org) may have more information on family.
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