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Spitfire VIII  JF788 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Spitfire VIII  JF788

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Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 25 Mar 44 Aircraft Name Spitfire VIII Serial Number JF788
Unit 607 Sqdn Operating Airfield Rumkhapalong Country
Aircrew details Fg Offr J K Clark
Details Engine cut bellylanded SW of Buthidaung. Squadron scramble at 0720 hours. After chasing around for an hour, asked to land back at 0835. Shortly before landing on the way home, Fg Offr Clark called up and siad his engine was cutting and then it out. He was last seen just over Buthidaung going north. A section was sent out to search for him but was recalled after 15 min.
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