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Crash site of Mosquito ML976

cest raf squadron

Unit: 571 Squadron
Code: ML976
Base: Oakington, Cambridgeshire
Mission: Berlin
Crew officer: Fl/O MADDOCKS, JACK
Incident: Landing crash

Location: (Prov. Vlaams Brabant)



Hit tree during attempted forced landing in fog B.58 Melsbroek returning from Berlin 14.1.1945 T/o 17:46 hrs. Attempted to land at Brussels/Melsbroek in dense fog, flew into a tree and crashed.

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