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Hurricane IIB BG878 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Hurricane IIB BG878

Ran out of fuel and crashed 45m from Rewa ,301 MU lost 1942-03-25 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

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  26 Mar 42 Aircraft Name  Hurricane IIB Serial Number  BG878
Unit  301 MU Operating Airfield   Country  India
Aircrew details Sgt Ernest George COOKE*(1191592)
Details Hurricane crashed near Rewa. Buried by 302MU Allahabad. Ran out of fuel and crashed 45m from Rewa. Possibly BG802 as well

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Hurricane IIB BG878

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantErnest George COOKE (1191592) Pilot Hurricane IIB BG878   1942-03-26 IndiaDelhi War Cemetery

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