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|Flying Officer Eric Loveland|
Flew the Mosquito with No.68 Squadron.
Items Signed by Flying Officer Eric Loveland
| ||Moonlight Serenade by Troy White.|
Price : £70.00
|Flying Officer Eric Loveland and his navigator Sergeant Jack Duffy of No.68 Squadron intercept a German Ju88 intruder on the night of March 17th 1945. ......|
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|Squadrons for : Flying Officer Eric Loveland|
|A list of all squadrons known to have been served with by Flying Officer Eric Loveland. A profile page is available by clicking the squadron name.|
Country : UK
Founded : 30th January 1917
Fate : Disbanded 20th January 1959
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|No.68 Sqn RAF|
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|Aircraft for : Flying Officer Eric Loveland|
|A list of all aircraft associated with Flying Officer Eric Loveland. A profile page including a list of all art prints for the aircraft is available by clicking the aircraft name.|
Manufacturer : De Havilland
Production Began : 1940
Retired : 1955
Number Built : 7781
Used as a night fighter, fighter bomber, bomber and Photo-reconnaissance, with a crew of two, Maximum speed was 425 mph, at 30,300 feet, 380mph at 17,000ft. and a ceiling of 36,000feet, maximum range 3,500 miles. the Mosquito was armed with four 20mm Hospano cannon in belly and four .303 inch browning machine guns in nose. Coastal strike aircraft had eight 3-inch Rockets under the wings, and one 57mm shell gun in belly. The Mossie at it was known made its first flight on 25th November 1940, and the mosquito made its first operational flight for the Royal Air Force as a reconnaissance unit based at Benson. In early 1942, a modified version (mark II) operated as a night fighter with 157 and 23 squadron's. In April 1943 the first De Haviland Mosquito saw service in the Far east and in 1944 The Mosquito was used at Coastal Command in its strike wings. Bomber Commands offensive against Germany saw many Mosquitos, used as photo Reconnaissance aircraft, Fighter Escorts, and Path Finders. The Mosquito stayed in service with the Royal Air Force until 1955. and a total of 7781 mosquito's were built.
|Battle of Britain Timeline of Related Info : 21st June|
|21||June||1942||Former British Battle of Britain pilot, Sgt. E. Salway of 141 Squadron, was Killed.|
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