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Hurricane BN880 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane BN880



air combat Destroyed KIA. Missing presuming shot down by Ki43 near Chittagong ,79 Sqn lost 1943-05-21 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  21 May 43 Aircraft Name  Hurricane Serial Number  BN880
Unit  79 Sqdn Operating Airfield  Hay and Lyon Country  Burma
Aircrew details Flt Lt Roderick Russell Herbert BOWES* (407543)
Details air combat Destroyed KIA. Missing presuming shot down by Ki43 near Chittagong. Aircraft scrambled at 0830. NAA AWM File: 163/24/276
Source NF-HOA


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