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Hurricane IIB BH134 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane IIB BH134



Took off on a Tac/R Sortie but reported engine rough and headed back. Tried go-around, but engine failed at 200 feet. aircraft rolled over and dived into ground. Pilot killed and aircraft burnt out. ,28 Sqn lost 1943-04-02 More information in: RAFCommands.com 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  02 Apr 43 Aircraft Name  Hurricane IIB Serial Number  BH134
Unit  28 Sqdn Operating Airfield  Maungdaw Country  Burma
Aircrew details Fg Offr Edward Rowan Knyvet HUMPHRIES* (47304)
Details Took off on a Tac/R Sortie but reported engine rough and headed back. Tried go-around, but engine failed at 200 feet. aircraft rolled over and dived into ground. Pilot killed and aircraft burnt out.
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