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Info Contributor - Tom Brittan
Flew to the UK by the northern route. On 18 Mar 44, it made a precautionary landing at RAF Connel (Oban), Scotland, en route from Iceland to Prestwick, Scotland. It ran off the end of the runway, was repaired and flew on to Prestwick. 8/482 at Alconbury. Transferred in Apr 44 to: 8/44/66 (QK C+) at Shipdham. Transferred on 18 Aug 44 to: 8/491 at North Pickenham. Transferred after 11 Sep 44 to: 8/392/578 (EC Q bar) at Wendling. Re-deployed to ZI on 29 May 45.

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