Aircraft Photo of A52-500 | De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito FB6 | Australia - Air Force | AirHistory.net #126957
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:A52-500
Military Code:NA-A
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito FB6
C/n (msn):HR302
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
Unit Markings:1 Sqn
Location
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
 
Photo Date:March 1945 to July 1945
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID: 126957
Photo Comment

Crashed on take-off at Labuan airstrip (Malaysia) when the aircraft skidded sideways into mud - August 11, 1945. Photo by John Harrison of -500 in formation with A52-526 (NA-E) and -525 (NA-J) ahead of their deployment overseas.

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