In March 1915 the Belgians captured intact an Albatros B.II which landed by mistake behind the front.
Mecanics at Koksijde-Sint-Idesbald dismantled the aircraft and it was shipped to Le Beau-Marais airfield.
Van de Mecrkt Collection.
On 15 April 1915 1Sgt. Willy Leroy of 2 Squadron made a rather heavy landing at Adinkerke definitively writing-off the precious machine.
Van de Mecrkt Collection. (Info via Ludo Vrancken)
Last updated 02/08/12 08:06 Daniel Brackx