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    This 8(C)OTU Spitfire PR,IV(T) had a Cat AC accident on 27 October 1944 but was recat E, does anyone have more details please?

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    According to the Spitfire production list the aircraft swung on landing at Dyce and the undercarriage collapsed.

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    BP888 - Spitfire IV, Merlin 46 No .. ? - 8(c)OTU (N/106.Grp/C/N), damage cat.AC at Dyce, Aberdeenshire on 27.10.1944 (12:16h), F/O R M MARTIN (50144):
    High level X country, Landing, bounced after initial touch down, swung, Port u/c collapsed;

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    Thanks to both

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