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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The two escapees got a sudden message, for further transport on their way to freedom, direction Tilburg.
This note they left behind for their savioursbefore in a hurry leaving Roermond
(The P.S.: Code to be send by the BBC after their o.k.arrival back in England.
It was never sent. Their luck ended in Tilburg city, see on further in this website