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The WW II Diary of Andrew Hines: Page 01

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Diary of events since I was shot down.

1. 10 Sept 1944
Shot down while bombing oil refinery 6 mi SE of Vienna. Parachute down from burning plane and land on island in Danube inside Hungarian Border near Bratislav.
2. 12 Sept 1944
Capture by 3 hunters.
3. 13 Sept 1944
Arrive in Budapest late at night-Red Air Raid Forces wait outside city. With T.W. Harris (indecipherable), Eng.
Jailed in Budapest City Jail.