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Hurricane BN482 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane BN482



Ran out of fuel while lost BL Chital ,79 Sqn lost 1942-10-30 More information in: RAFCommands.com Databases

Block 6, Hawker Aircraft Ltd., RR Merlin XX. 24 July 1941 to 18 Mar 1942 More information in: Dr. Colin James Pratt-Hooson's Hurricane Site

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  30 Oct 42 Aircraft Name  Hurricane Serial Number  BN482
Unit  79 Sqdn Operating Airfield  Kanchrapara Country  India
Aircrew details Sgt D COXON
Details Ran out of fuel while lost belly landed Chital. Missing since 10.30 Hrs. FL 20 m E of DumDum. Got lost after aerobatics. damage to aircraft was Cat B
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421030 - Unaccounted airmen - 30-10-1942Thanks Col. Sgt COXON's (79 Sqn) aircraft was Hurricane IIC - BN482; ran out of fuel while lost and bellylanded, Chital. Regards, Henk. ....Read More.Henk Welting on 11th May 2010 07:15:52


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