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Hurricane BN877 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane BN877



Overshot on landing due to flaps aircraft damaged ,151 OTU lost 1943-06-09 More information in: RAFCommands.com Databases

Spun into ground during aerobatic practice 4m S of Shikrapur ,3 RFU lost 1945-01-29 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  09 Jun 43 Aircraft Name  Hurricane Serial Number  BN877
Unit  151 OTU Operating Airfield  Risalpur Country  India
Aircrew details
Details Overshot on landing due to flaps aircraft damaged
Source 
Date of Crash  29 Jan 45 Aircraft Name  Hurricane IIC Serial Number  BN877
Unit  3 RFU Operating Airfield  Poona Country  India
Aircrew details Sgt Alfred John Vaughan CRANE*(1809343)
Details Spun into ground during aerobatic practice 4m S of Shikrapur. Recently received from 138RSU. ac found completely broken up
Source 

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Hurricane IIC BN877

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantAlfred John Vaughan CRANE (1809343) Pilot Hurricane BN877  Forum Post 1945-01-293 RFU IndiaKirkee War Cemetery

Related Posts in RAF Commands Forum

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450129 - Unaccounted Airmen - 29-01-1945[QUOTE=wwrsimon;118063]INDIA CRANE, Alfred John Vaughan - Sgt (Pilot) - 1809343 - he's included in the Roll of Honour at University College, Durham which records him as being [I]"killed on active service on January 29th 1945 in an air accident in India."[/I] [/QUOTE] Hurricane BN877 of 3 RFU - Spun into ground during aerobatic practice 4m S of Shikrapur (JJ Halley RAF Serials). Shikrapur is on outskirts of Poona/Pune. ....Read More.Jagan on 24th July 2016 12:55:15


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