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Lightning F6 XR760/H 23 Sqd. c/n 95225.

built 20/9/65 "F 5 Sqd, "H" 23 Sqd, "G" 5 Sqd, "B" 5 Sqd, 5 Sqd "uncoded",   "AA" 5 Sqd,
"K" LAF, "Z" LAF, "BD" 11 Sqd,"BL" 11 Sqd.
Crashed into North Sea seven miles north of Whitby after rear fuselage fire believed caused by fuel leak.  pilot ejected, and rescued by 22 Sqd Wessex from Leconfield.

Picture Terry Waddington Collection

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