Helsdingen

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Gerard Bruggink - Military William Order Flight
... Jacob van Helsdingen on his mission using the last three working Buffalo aircraft on Andir airfield ... Helsdingen's squadron travelled 200 metres when they encountered a Japanese aircraft, which Deibel attacked before it escaped ... Helsdingen and Bruggink remained above Lembang, but were now dogfighting six Zeroes ...
Jacob Van Helsdingen - World War II - Lembang
... Van Helsdingen was killed on his 35th birthday by an A6M Zero while providing air support to Royal Dutch East Indies Army forces fighting in Lembang with three other Buffalo aircraft on 7 March 1942 ... (B-396) to him because he was married, despite the fact that van Helsdingen was himself married ... Van Helsdingen shot down a Zero before he too was hit, but Bruggink managed to escape into the clouds before returning to Andir airfield ...
August Deibel - World War II - Dutch East Indies
... and Officer Cadet Jan Scheffer, volunteered to join Captain Jacob van Helsdingen on his mission using the last three working Buffalo aircraft ... Helsdingen's squadron travelled 200 metres when they encountered a Japanese aircraft, which Deibel attacked before it escaped ... Helsdingen and Bruggink remained above Lembang, but were now dogfighting six Zeroes ...