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De_havilland_Mosquito_F_B_Mk_VI

Shown here is one of thirty-three Mosquitoes of the Banff Strike Wing with an escort of Mustangs, attacking U-2559 (Oberleutnant Zur See G.Bishcoff) on the surface in the Kattegat en-route from Kiel to Horten, Norway, on 2 May, 1945. U-2559 was sunk while another U-boat found with her was damaged.

De_havilland_Mosquito_F_B_Mk_VI
Bigbird, May 14, 2007