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  1. Hi everyone. One big difference between the JU88 and DH Mosquito was their respective roles as fighters. The Mosquito here stands out for its superior speed and nimbleness, while the JU88 was primarily a bomber, or associated roles. Even when configured for the fighter role (4 x 20mm plus 4 x .303s) it could still carry and additional 1 000lbs of bombs in the bomb bay, or 8 x rockets fired from under the wing hardpoints. Another big difference was in manning - Whereas the JU88 needed four crew, the Mosquito only needed 2. The need for defensive gunners for the JU88 was not necessary for the M
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