DH Mosquito NFXIII MM551 in Bratley Wood

This image is to illustrate the type only and is not the actual aircraft involved.(photo-original author unknown)

Belonging to 488 (NZ) Squadron RAF, crashed on 15th July 1944. After taking part in a nightime patrol over France. The Mosquito was returning to base and while on approach to the airfield it entered low cloud before crashing into woodland.

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