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Mishap to a 14th Photo Squadron, 7th PR Group Spitfire at Kings Cliffe on 15 January 1945. Spitfire PRXI PL866 was apparently being piloted at the time by Lt. Irving L Rawlings.

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  • PL-866

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire PL866 PR Mk XI, Built at Aldermaston. ...

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  • Kings Cliffe

    Military site : airfield
    Kings Cliffe began as a satellite air base for the Group based at nearby Wittering. The 56th Fighter Group, however, were all based at Kings Cliffe and it was here that the pilots trained in P-47 Thunderbolts and flew their first missions in the...

  • Mount Farm

    Military site : airfield
    Originally a grass airfield satellite for the RAF Photographic Reconnaissance Unit at nearby RAF Benson, Mount Farm was built in 1940-1941. It had three concrete runways, 49 dispersals (24 concrete pan type plus 25 PSP squares), and eight blister...

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Date Contributor Update
20 January 2015 18:41:56 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations and aircraft associations
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