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    Would appreciate summary histories for B-25Cs FL179 and FL198.

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    RAF Mitchell II's

    FL179 : 21Sqn / 114 Sqn / 98 Sqn - Stalled on approach to Attlebridge Norfolk (on Training Flight) 16 Nov 1942. All 3 crew killed (F/Sgts : Williams, Saravanos, Crowe)

    FL198 : 180 Sqn - Hit by Flak & ditched off Clacton Essex 31 May 43. Aircraft was on mission to bomb shipping facility at Vlissingen Ex Foulsham Norfolk. Sgt Dobbie (pilot) injured, F/Sgt Whiteside OK, F/Sgt Wood RNZAF drowned after being trapped in the fuselage, Sgt Walters injured.

    Info from Air Britain RAF Aircraft FA100 - FZ999 and Chorley Bomber Command Losses 1942 & 1943.
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    Many thanks, John.

    Robert

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