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Malcolm D.Hughes

Discussion in '7th RG (Reconnaissance)' started by Airwar, Jan 16, 2016.

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    Airwar Well-Known Member

    F-5A # 42-13099, 7 PRG / 22 PRS, 18 August 1943
    F/O. Malcolm D.Hughes

    T/O from Mount Farm at 07.20hrs to photograph target near Lille. Aircraft broke up over the Kent coast
    of England due to trim tab control rod fracturing causing tail flutter. Pilot baled out safely,aircraft crashed
    at Monkton Court Farm near Manston,Kent,UK. 1 RTD.
     

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