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    Default Sprifire PRU, 29 August 1941

    Can anyone identify the PRU Spitfire flown by a F/O Blair which crashed landing at Wick on 29 August 1941 please?

    Keith

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    Hi Keith

    I have a note of R7031 "Overshot and ran off end of runway into ditch" 29Aug'41, 1PRU, F/O C.C. Blair 77781, source Form 1180 RAF Museum MFC 77/16/29.

    Kind regards
    Pierre

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    Hi Keith,

    Blair was flying R7031 on 29 Aug 41.

    Source: 1 PRU ORB

    Best Regards

    Andy Fletcher
    Per Speculationem Impellor ad Intelligendum

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    Thanks both. I see F/O Blair failed to return from a sortie to Kristiansund/Stavanger a few days later (1 Sept 1941) in X4500.

    Keith

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