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    Default D.H. Mosquito "HK465" of 410 Squadron RCAF overshot landing RAF Hunsdon

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    Mosquito NFXIII HK465 410 Squadron RCAF Engine cut on take-off overshot landing into ditch Hunsdon 30.5.44
    (WW2 De Havilland DH98 Mosquito Loss & Accident Records)
    Don't have the crew's names? Can anyone help?
    Regards, Pavel

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    Hello Pavel,

    RAF Hunsdon ORB entry for 30-5-44 states 'Lt Linstead's Mosquito caught fire in one engine and he was forced to land in a hurry, resulting in one Mosquito being written off. Both crew were O.K.'

    Jim.
    Hertfordshire Airfields Memorial Group - www.hamg.co.uk

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    Hi Jim.
    Thank you very much for your help. Apparently Pilot RN FAA Sub Lt. E.S. LINDSTEAD and Navigator RN FAA Sub Lt. Bruce HARDERN.
    Kind Regards, Pavel

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