Thunder & Lightnings

Test Flying Memorial

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Date11/1914
CasualtiesR.P. Alston, senior designer, Sopwith
AircraftSopwith 807 Folder Seaplane
Took off fromnot known
Purpose of flightnot known
Incident locationnot known
Incident detailsAircraft overturned on water. Pilot V. Mahl (Asst CTP Sopwith) was rescued after swimming clear


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