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CasualtiesFlt Lt H.J. Camps, A&AEE High Altitude Flight TP; Flt Lt T.G. Thomas, A&AEE High Altitude Flight TP
Aircraftde Havilland Mosquito B Mk 20 KB209
Took off fromBoscombe Down, Wiltshire
Purpose of flightnot known
Incident locationBlandford, Dorset
Incident detailsAircraft seen to dive from 5,000ft to 1,000ft, roll inverted and hit the ground

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