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Personnel of the 25th Bombardment Group with de Havilland DH98 Mosquito PR Mk XVI "J" NS512 and Consolidated B-24 Liberator.

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Units

  • 25th Bomb Group

    25th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 25th Bombardment Group (Reconnaissance) was constituted in the days after D-Day and activated in England in August 1944 to carry out photographic and mapping missions over mainland Europe as the Allied armies pushed east. The Group were designated...

Aircraft

  • NS512

    Mosquito
    Landing accident at RAF Watton. 13/4/45. John Larkin (pilot) USAAF. Written off Damaged Beyond Repair.

Locations

  • Watton

    Military site : airfield
    Built in 1939 as a medium bomber station with a grass airfield, Watton was occupied by the RAF until handed over to the Eighth Air Force in mid-1943. Improved initially with a single steel mat runway in 1943, plus 41 loop and 12 pan hardstandings, a...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 December 2014 16:18:18 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

USAAF Photo.

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