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4th Fighter Group despatches 2 Spitfires on Air-Sea Rescue (ASR) patrols. This may have been in response to a request from RAF as weather over the North Sea and Continent has kept 8th Air Force heavy bombers grounded.
Air-sea rescue patrol.
Some of the pilots of the 4th Fighter Group had seen many hours of combat by the time they joined the 4th Fighter Group as they had volunteered with the Royal Canadian Air Force and the Royal Air Force. The three 'Eagle Squadrons' of RAF Fighter...
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