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A total of 569 Accidents and Losses are listed.

DateAircraftTail No Pilot/CrewUnit LocationRemarks
04 Sep 33 Wapiti IIA J9486 Plt Offr Bhupender Singh*(5)
Plt Offr Amarinder Singh*(4)
1 Sqdn IAFDrigh Road, India Cr during Spin at Padidan AF P ...More
06 Oct 38 Wapiti IIA Fg Offr Mehar Singh(1559)
AC Ghulam Ali
1 Sqdn IAFMiranshah, India Ac shot down by rebels at NWFP ...More
08 Aug 40 Wapiti IIA J9854 Plt Offr Jehangir Merwan Engineer(1572)
LAC M Bhaskaran
1 Sqdn IAF, India LAC Bhaskaran - Cr on return f ...More
31 Aug 40 Blenheim I L1545 Sgt Richard HESELTINE*(563144)
Sgt Reginald John TOMPKINS*(565827)
60 SqdnDum Dum, India Missing believed killed - Fail ...More
27 Nov 40 Wapiti V J9735 Plt Offr Arjan Singh(1577)
AC1 Narayanan
1 Sqdn IAFWana, India UC Collapsed during Heavy Land ...More
04 Apr 41 Blenheim I L6667 Fg Offr John MANSEL-LEWIS*(42248)
Sqn Ldr Charles Desmond HACKETT*(33165)
27 Sqdn, Burma Sergeant Denis BEAMAN (542557) ...More
28 Jun 41 Blenheim I L6632 Flt Lt Francis Gerald Oldfield BOX *(39060)
F Sgt Thomas Harry White SEAWARD*(564282)
27 Sqdn, Burma dived into ground near Akyab, ...More
02 Jul 41 Blenheim IV L8404 Flt Lt Mark Walter Howchin UPHILL*(40156)
Sgt John D'estreville LENFESTEY*(771911)
Not60Drigh Road, India control lost, spun into ground ...More
25 Dec 41 Buffalo I W8248 Sgt Edward Bertram HEWITT*(405269) 67 SqdnMingaladon, Burma About eleven o'clock on Christ ...More
16 Jan 42 Lysander II P1675 Plt Offr H S Ratnagar(1588) 1 Sqdn IAFPeshawar, India Peshawar Swung on landing ran ...More
20 Jan 42 Buffalo I W8229 Plt Offr Paul Middleton BREWER*(402565) 67 SqdnMoulmein, Burma Moulmein, Burma, Shot down aft ...More
20 Jan 42 Buffalo I W8240 Sgt John Gilbert FINN*(404859) 67 SqdnMoulmein, Burma Moulmein, Burma, Shot down aft ...More
23 Jan 42 Buffalo I W8239 Flt Lt David John Colin PINCKNEY*(72520) 67 SqdnMingaladon, Burma Pinckney was shot down and kil ...More
24 Jan 42 Blenheim IV L7582 Sgt Percy Norman KEELEY*(785003)
Sgt Alvin Messines DINGLE*(402125)
113 SqdnMingaladon, Thailand 1916-01400 Failed to return fo ...More
08 Feb 42 Lysander II L4740 Plt Offr F P Amber(1659)
AC Ramzan Ali
2 Sqdn IAFBairagarh, India Landed and overturned after hi ...More
12 Feb 42 Lysander II Flt Lt Niranjan Prasad(1586)
Sgt E S Moyer RCAF
1 Sqdn IAFMingaladon, Burma Baled out after being hitby ou ...More
17 Feb 42 Lysander II P1686 Fg Offr Cecil Coope DICKSON*(68719)
Sgt Eric Benjamin George SEDGWICK*(529889)
28 SqdnMingaladon, Burma “BF-M” Unfortunately befor ...More
01 Mar 42 Lysander II DG447 Sqn Ldr Karun Krishna Majumdar(1555)
Sgt Rustomji
1 Sqdn IAFLashio, India Forcelanded in forest - Lashio ...More
04 Mar 42 Blenheim IV V5953 Sgt Philip Harold MORPHETT(407522) 11 Sqdn, India crashed on landing at Bangalor ...More
04 Mar 42 Blenheim I L8448 Flt Lt Hem Chaudhury(1565)
Wg Cdr John KERR
3 CD Flt IAFChittagong, India ditched 100 miles off Chittago ...More
09 Mar 42 Hurricane Sgt C H Fox(403958) 135 SqdnMingaladon, Burma Baled out over Prome ...More
14 Mar 42 Blenheim IV V7899 Sgt Lance Sydney POWELL*(404656)
Sgt Les William Higgs CONNOR*(400526)
45 SqdnMagwe, Burma Missing Air Operations. Air ac ...More
15 Mar 42 Blenheim IV Z7968 Sgt Colin WESTON(405164)
Sgt N A WATT(404223)
Not11Ratmalana, Ceylon engine cut on take-off at Ratm ...More
21 Mar 42 Hurricane Z5599 Fg Offr Francis Ernest EARNSHAW(110855) 17 SqdnMagwe, Burma Hit by gunfire over Mingaladon ...More
24 Mar 42 Hurricane Sgt Robert Leslie PAYN*(J15047) 136 SqdnAkyab, Burma Air Combat against Japanese ra ...More
24 Mar 42 Hurricane BG858 Sgt Vernon Bartlett Groves BUTLER(J16525) 136 SqdnAkyab, Burma Air Combat, crash landed.. mad ...More
26 Mar 42 Hurricane IIB BG878 Sgt Ernest George COOKE*(1191592) 301 MU, India Hurricane crashed near Rewa. B ...More
28 Mar 42 Lysander II P9194 Flt Lt S S Majithia(1563)
Plt Offr D R Reddy
2 Sqdn IAFPoona, India Crashed on landing. Crew injur ...More
03 Apr 42 Hurricane IIb BN171 F Sgt George Edward LAWRENCE(1251047) 30 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon Lost control in mock air comba ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane II Z5665 Flt Lt Aubrey McFADDEN*(42510) 258 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon FTR Missing Crashed into sea ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane I Z4227 Plt Offr Edward Maurice Thomas TREMLETT*(101095) 258 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon SD K ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane I V7711 Plt Offr Robert Nason NEILL*(404255) 258 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon SD K in Air combat ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane IIb Z5447 Sgt Allan John BROWNE*(400516) 30 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon SD K in Air combat, aircraft d ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane IIb WO Louise Anthony OVENS*(590927) 30 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon SD K in Air combat, aircraft l ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane IIb F Sgt Thomas Gabriath PAXTON*(1053584) 30 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon SD BO but died of injuries on ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane IIb Plt Offr Herbert Kenneth CARTWRIGHT(89775) 30 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon Wounded, hit a tree and wrecke ...More
05 Apr 42 Hurricane IIb Plt Offr Donald Alexander MACDONALD(50716) 30 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon belly landed at Galle Face ...More
09 Apr 42 Hurricane II BG690 Sgt John Wilfred WALTON*(1177563) 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon SD by fighters at Chinabay ...More
09 Apr 42 Hurricane II Z5533 Sgt William Ernest PEARCE*(402825) 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon SD by fighters at Chinabay ...More
09 Apr 42 Hurricane II Z2573 F Sgt Cleophas Joseph Gauthier(J15346) 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon SD by fighters at Chinabay . A ...More
09 Apr 42 Hurricane II BG786 Sgt Lloyd Thaxter Rawnsley(402753) 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon SD by fighters at Chinabay Cr ...More
09 Apr 42 Hurricane II BE241 Fg Offr Cyril Frank Counter(85689) 261 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon SD by fighters at Chinabay , A ...More
09 Apr 42 Blenheim IV Z7896 Capt Charles Henry ADCOCK*(102252)
Fg Offr Geoffrey Shuttlewort BURGAN*(407284)
11 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon shot down by Zeros; Capt C. Ad ...More
11 Apr 42 Blenheim IV Z7127 Sgt U P N EWING(406523) 11 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon engine cut on approach to Colo ...More
19 Apr 42 Blenheim IV Z9820 Fg Offr Max Milton HICKEY*(406527)
Plt Offr Ronald Llewellyn ROGERS*(407276)
113 Sqdn, India crashed into Irrawaddy River n ...More
20 Apr 42 Hurricane BG943 Plt Offr Hamish Peter Brouwer(108154) 67 SqdnAlipore, India Engine Cut, stalled during lan ...More
21 Apr 42 Lysander II P9121 Plt Offr Dharamraj Goordeen*(215) 4 Sqdn IAFKohat, India Lost Power on TO cr on approac ...More
22 Apr 42 Blenheim IV Z7506 Sqn Ldr John Theodore BOUWENS*(37552)
F Sgt David FISHER*(973934)
11 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon flew into hill in bad weather ...More
24 Apr 42 Blenheim IV V6333 Flt Sgt William Victor HINDS*(745452)
Flt Sgt John Seton AITKEN*(580933)
113 SqdnAsansol, India Fg Offr Hammond and crew and F ...More
04 May 42 Blenheim IV Z6281 Lt John Ferguson McGLASHAN(21589) 113 SqdnDum Dum, India engine cut, crashed in forced- ...More

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