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Date07/01/1942
CasualtiesFg Off H.E.C. Elliott, P; AC1 StC.R.J. Andrews – both of Aerial Torpedo Development Unit
AircraftBristol Beaufort Mk IIA
Took off fromGosport, Hampshire
Purpose of flightnot known
Incident locationGosport, Hampshire
Incident detailsEngine failure on take-off


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