Spitfire MK990

Covering 25 Sep 1944, these are far from the clearest ORBs we’ve seen…

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…but it looks like F/O McDonald’s initials are not ‘J. W.’. More likely is ‘F/O W. L. (‘Len’) McDonald’, and his crash site is given as ‘between Venraij and Helmond’. Assuming ‘Venraij’ to be ‘Venray’, this is nowhere near Nijmegen.

As ever, more original documentation is welcome!

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