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Another shot of "The Spook". This was taken at Prestwick Field, Scotland, while Maj James Setchell and his nav, Jerome (Alex) Alexander, were flying her to La Marsa, Tunisia. This photo was taken sometime between 6 and 15 Oct 1943. - Maj James Setchell and Spook Prestwick Field Scotland.

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Units

  • 3rd Photographic Reconnaissance Group

    3rd Photographic Reconnaissance Group

    Group
    The 3rd Photographic Group were stationed only briefly in Britain and flew no missions from either Membury or Steeple Morden. They were reassigned to the Twelfth Air Force and undertook photographic reconnaissance in support of operations in the...

Aircraft

  • 43-34926 The Spook

    Mosquito
    "The Spook" - pilot Major James F Setchell and navigator Captain Jerome C Alexander delivered Mosquito 43-324926 to the MTO via Canada, England, Tunisia, eventually Italy. Nicknamed "the Spook" after Setchell's son, 43-324926 was the only de Havilland...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
14 January 2015 17:42:28 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
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