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1944 : 37
A total of 37 Accidents and Losses are listed.

DateAircraftTail No Pilot/CrewUnit LocationRemarks
06 Jan 44 Hurricane IIC HW863 Fg Offr M B Ramamurthy*(1812) 4 Sqdn IAFYelahanka, India Flying Accident - Fatal. Hit t ...More
11 Jan 44 Vengeance IA EZ893 F/Sgt Alwyn Thomas Charles BENSON*(185351)
P/O Dantra
22 AACUPoona, India Flew into ground at Ahmednagar ...More
15 Jan 44 Hurricane IIc HL881 Fg Offr J S Bhullar(1870) 6 Sqdn IAFCox Bazar, India shot down during a PR sortie t ...More
20 Jan 44 Spitfire Vc MA296 WO George SOLE*(404418) 607 SqdnRamu, India Squadron scrambled at 0925 hou ...More
27 Jan 44 Hurricane IIc BW912 Fg Offr J S Bhullar(1870) 6 Sqdn IAFCox Bazar, India Shot down Taken POW by Japanes ...More
12 Feb 44 Hurricane IIC KX939 Sgt Allan MacLaine Gibb(1121885) 11 SqdnLyons, 15:15 Hours Part of 12 aircraf ...More
19 Feb 44 Vengeance AN757 Fg Offr RACHPAL SINGH*(1770)
Fg Offr MANGAL GURURAJ SITARAM RAO*(1886)
7 Sqdn IAFMaharajpur, India Cr enroute to Gwalior / Lahore ...More
19 Feb 44 Hurricane JS380 Plt Offr Dewan Balwant Rai(1918) 2 Sqdn IAFKohat, India Returning from sortie to Datta ...More
28 Feb 44 Hurricane 808 Plt Offr Dewan Balwant Rai(1918) 2 Sqdn IAFKohat, India Two ac mission to Shaktu. Hit ...More
29 Feb 44 Liberator III BZ908 F/Sgt Gilbert Halcrow(420188) 355 Sqdn, Burma (MPoole) Caught in searchlight ...More
08 Mar 44 Vengeance I AP132
LAC Robert James STRAWBRIDGE*(1318503)
22 AACUDum Dum, India Cr at Tollygunge , Calcutta ki ...More
08 Mar 44 Hurricane II B BG739 Fg Offr Mohammed Nawaz Kasrani*(1815) 1 Sqdn IAFImphal, India Caught fire due to possible Gl ...More
23 Mar 44 Hurricane Z4089 Plt Offr Shitoley(1841) 151 OTURisalpur, India swung on ldg, port and starboa ...More
01 Apr 44 Vengeance II AN797 Fg Offr EDULJI HORMUSJI DADABHOY*(2383)
Fg Offr Jamshed Dordi(1846)
7 Sqdn IAF, India Cr in Valley W of Imphal, Kill ...More
02 Apr 44 Vengeance II AN683 Sgt W E DALTON
Sgt J GABRAITH(18)
110 SqdnKumbhirgram, India Overshot abandoned TO and uc c ...More
03 Apr 44 Hurricane IIC WO J R L Campbell(41872) 258 SqdnReindeer, India Aircraft Y Failed to return fr ...More
07 Apr 44 Hurricane IIC HW864 F Sgt Edwin Charles Dale COLTON(187894) 11 SqdnTulihal, India Crashed on landing at Imphal M ...More
16 May 44 Spitfire Vc JL320 Fg Offr Thomas Kenneth STOTHARD*(150018) 615 SqdnJorhat, India Crashed after take-off Jorhat ...More
07 Jun 44 Harvard IIB FE484 Plt Offr Shitoley(1841)
FSgt Allen
151 OTURisalpur, India ground looped on ldg, dam to m ...More
25 Jun 44 Hurricane IIC F Sgt Patrick Ian Hamilton COURTNEY(186276) 113 SqdnPalel, India Hit a tree while pressing home ...More
07 Jul 44 Hurricane IIC LD779 WO Henning William Holman KERBEY*(184573) 34 SqdnDergaon, Stalled recovering from dive a ...More
13 Jul 44 Hurricane IIC LE346 Fg Offr A S M Bhavnani(1868) 3 Sqdn IAFAmbala, India Returning from Canwpore, lande ...More
17 Jul 44 Hurricane IIC LD401 Fg Offr C A Starr*(1859) 9 Sqdn IAFSingerbil, India Engine cut, stalled in FL near ...More
29 Jul 44 Hurricane IIc LD897 Fg Offr Abdul Hafeez*(1817) 1 Sqdn IAFImphal, India FTR from Tamu/Sittaung Area. L ...More
02 Aug 44 Hurricane IIC BN827 Flt Lt John Francis Durham Elkington(44184) AFTUAmarda Road, India Swung on take off and tipped o ...More
14 Aug 44 Vengeance FB952 Fg Offr William Ernest Jay McBAIN*(J21879)
AC1 MUHAMMAD TAMAR HAQ*(14890)
8 Sqdn IAFSamungli, India Failed to pull out from practi ...More
14 Aug 44 Thunderbolt I HB986 WO Geoffrey George NEWELL*(185141) 30 SqdnYelahanka, India Took off at1400 hours and fail ...More
29 Aug 44 Thunderbolt I HD100 Sgt D G Wilde(1622418) 134 SqdnYelahanka, India Sgt Wilde forcelanded Thunderb ...More
14 Sep 44 Hurricane IIC LE204 Sgt Kenneth Reginald PARKINSON* (1800761) 11 SqdnImphal, India Five aircraft took off Rhubarb ...More
09 Oct 44 Hurricane IIC LF203 Sgt Richard Charles FRANCE*(185352) SLAISRanchi, India Engine overheated, hit tree in ...More
19 Oct 44 Hurricane IV KW897 Sgt Robin Ardern Taylor(1803995) 42 SqdnTulihal, Engine cut, belly landed near ...More
30 Nov 44 Liberator VI KG883 Sgt John Weston Finch(570118) 6 RFU, (AB) Hit water low flying 18m ...More
01 Dec 44 Hurricane IIC LB606 Sgt John Ingram(1581824) 11 SqdnTamu, Burma One aircraft bombed Pyintha. s ...More
02 Dec 44 Hurricane IIC LD694 Fg Offr A S M Bhavnani(1868) 3 Sqdn IAFKohat, India lost way from Delhi to Kohat a ...More
03 Dec 44 Hurricane Fg Offr K V Nair(1718) 2 Sqdn IAFMambur, India Forcelanded in Chaung 15m NE o ...More
05 Dec 44 Hurricane LD383 Fg Offr Ram Saran Sharma*(1884) 2 Sqdn IAFMambur, India Failed to return from a sortie ...More
09 Dec 44 Spitfire VIII Fg Offr Clive ENTWISTLE*(141891) 155 SqdnTamu, Burma Tamu dettachment. Spitfire X ...More

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