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Hurricane IIB BG688 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Hurricane IIB BG688

FE, lost More information in: Databases

Block 4/G , Gloster Aircraft Limited , RR Merlin XX - Sept 1941 - Dec 1941 More information in: Dr. Colin James Pratt-Hooson's Hurricane Site

Sent to Far East. SOC Dt:1943-12-31 Units: FE More information in: Databases

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  19 Dec 43 Aircraft Name  Hurricane Serial Number  BG688
Unit  258 Sqdn Operating Airfield  Dohazari Country  India
Aircrew details Flt Lt Alexander Desmond Michael NASH*(102131)
Details 1445-1620 6 ac were airborne to patrol Dohazari. Shortly after takeoff Hickes and Nash collided even before a circuit was made. Both crashed and killed. rest of the formation completed their patrol. Aircraft K - Serial either BG688 or PJ785 not confirmed - See PJ785 entry
Source ORB

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