|Aircraft Crashes Around Turvey 1939-1945
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De Havilland Mosquito DZ459, 18th July 1943
That day the lead aircraft hit a high tension cable, but luckily survived the impact, bringing back 15 feet of the line snagged in its bomb doors.
The distinctive profile of the de Havilland Mosquito
Looking south east over the River Ouse towards Carlton (St Mary) Church.
DZ459 was flying from right to left in this view when it went through the HT electricity
cables (just visible) to one side of the pylon in the foreground.
Freer's Wood was where B-17 42-31898
came down on 15th July
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