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|Date of Crash: 08 Jan 43||Aircraft Type: Hurricane||Serial Number:||Unit: 615 Sqdn|
|Pilot details:||WO H A Chandler(403944)||Source:|
|Details: LL attack carried by W/O Chandler and Sgt Hyde to put a stop to a factory in Akyab. The factory, buildings and a mg post were successfully attacked. W/O Chandler was hit , it si believed in the engine and had to crash at th e tip of te Mayu Penninsula. Whcihfortunately was taken by our troops. Hyd circled over the rash and ahving seen Chandler was OK and with our troops came home brinign with him about 50 yards of wire in his wing collected over Akyab.|
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