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    Hawker Typhoon 440 Sqn RCAF Mishap. A Dakota touches down in the background Winter 1944

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    A Douglas Dakota of RAF Transport Command lands at snow-covered B78/Eindhoven, Holland, as ground crew inspect Hawker Typhoon Mark IB, MN659 'I8-E', of No. 440 Squadron RCAF, which suffered a collapsed undercarriage on landing after a sortie.

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