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    Default Spitfire R6614 accident 31st May 1940

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    Can anyone please provide any information on a possible accident regarding Spitfire R6614 on the 31st May 1940 involving AC1 William H. SMYTHE - 634466 who was killed and
    F/O C J Callingham of the Ferry Pilots Pool who was OK. Information from the casualty pack page just need to confirm the cause of the accident.

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    Cause of accident recorded as L9 - Landing Phase - Errors other specified.

    More specifically - Ran into a lorry that the pilot failed to see.

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    Hello Ross

    Many thanks for that and much appreciated.

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