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    Default Stirling EE944 - 218 Squadron 5/3/1944

    This Stirling crashed at Tempsford after returning from an SOE/SIS drop.I have details of crew,crash etc. but does anyone know what it's mission was that night.

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    John,

    The trip was to Mongrel 9. It was the squadrons first operation since detachment to RAF Tempsford, not a great start.

    Kind regards

    Steve
    No.218 (Gold Coast) Squadron Association Historian
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    Thanks Steve. Account in 'Agents by Moonlight' doesn't make very good reading. (Refused permission by control tower to drop load on airfield.

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