On the 17th
February 1944 during practice flying, Sgt Powell suffered an engine
on approaching to land. However he was
able to successfully crash-land his Typhoon (DP-K) in a field, short
of the runway. The aircraft was recovered, repaired and flew again.
We have updated the photo with today's view.
to the Bulleid Family for
permission to use the original photo and to
the owners of the field for allowing us to
mark out the position for the update!
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