Dutch WWII Airwar Researcher Jacobus "Co" de Swart investigated WWII air combat victory claims of German Luftwaffe Fighter Pilot Oberleutnant Erich Burkert. De Swart's research found confirmation of those claims, including two USAAF B-17s, one from the 95th Bombardment Group on 17 August 1943, and one from the 96th Bombardment Group on 20 October 1943. This photo Gallery presents the results of the research, as well as the modern day gatherings of the descendants of the combatants and witnesses to these events. Among the researchers de Swart collaborated with to fill some voids were the Belgian team at The Comet Network.

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Fall 1943:For Bomb. Don Mills> first safehouse after foot-trip from chutelanding site in Holland

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Safehouse of Wooliwiss family in Eksel Belgium
Mills in Nov. 1943 was lucky to meet a Belgian Resistanceman, Francois Sols, who hid him and later lead him into the Comet Escapeline.
Just before X-mas 1943 he was back on Base in the UK

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