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"The Spook" 1944. The "Spook" was one of two Downsview-built F-8s that saw action in the Mediterranean in WW II, photographing Axis supply lines, bases and troop movements.

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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...

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Date Contributor Update
14 January 2015 17:51:11 Al_Skiff Changes to unit associations
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Date Contributor Update
14 January 2015 17:47:49 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption and aircraft associations
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