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|Date of Crash: 29 Dec 44||Aircraft Type: Spitfire VIII||Serial Number:||Unit: 607 Sqdn|
|Pilot details:||WO George Field BUCK*(1375762)||Source: ORB|
|Details: At 0710 hours six ac lead by CO took of aon an interception patrol over KALEWA as enemy ac were expected. They all took off through al yaer of low cloud but WO G F Buck was misisng after the ohters ahd formed up and were setting course. This patrol carried out without incident. The CO took off to look for bucks aircraft and found teh wreckage of an aircraft strewed over a wide area about 200 yards from the south end of the strip.|
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