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The result of being hit by Anti Aircraft fire on a Rhubarb over the Zuider Zee on November 13, 1943. Flight Lieutenant Arthur Sager of 416 Squadron RCAF managed to return to base with the damaged aircraft. Sager managed to bring his Spitfire Mk. V back to Colishaw even though his radio had been destroyed and he was slightly injured.
Later in the War Sager would command 443 Squadron and would win the DFC. Art Sager passed away on September 22nd, 2007 exactly one month from his 91 birthday. The following picture of him was taken at the Y2-K Spitfire hangar at Comox, British Columbia, at the annual open house on May 20th, 2007. [Pat Murphy coll.]