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|Date of Crash: 22 Dec 43||Aircraft Type: Spitfire VIII||Serial Number:||Unit: 152 Sqdn|
|Pilot details:||F Sgt DEAR||Source: ORB|
|Details: Practice Squadron formation in the morning marred by an accident to F S Dear. He had trouble with his engine and coudlnt get the aircraft off, eventually running off the end of the runway through a fence and overturning. The kite was a write off but DEAR escaped serious injury although having to go into Dock for a few days with a cut head.|
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