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Date of Crash: 23 Jan 43 Aircraft Type: Hurricane Serial Number:  Unit: 135 Sqdn
Pilot details: Sqn Ldr Herbert Selwyn GIDDINGS* (37283)Source: HurricanesOverArakan
Details: Last reported to be at Dohazari airfield on 23/1 at 1200Hrs. reported to have taken off during an enemy raid "to have a crack at them". On 29/1 a signal from 165 wing was recieved that a wrecked hurricane was found. Aircscrew numbers matched S/L Giddings aircraft.

 
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