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 Hurricane BP229



killed whilst flying in Hurricane IIC, BP229 or HL808 of No 3 RFU, which collided with each other during a practice dogfight. RAFCommands ,3 RFU lost 1944-09-12 More information in: RAFCommands.com Databases

Block 7, Hawker Aircraft Ltd., RR Merlin XX. 17 Mar 1942 to 23 Nov 1942 More information in: Dr. Colin James Pratt-Hooson's Hurricane Site

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  31 Mar 43 Aircraft Name  Hurricane IIC Serial Number  BP229
Unit  30 Sqdn Operating Airfield  Ratmalana Country  Ceylon
Aircrew details Fg Offr James Albert Sidney HARRIS(112309)
Details Cr 3 m S of Vairampatte Railway Stn, Ceylon. Information recvd from 173 wing that F/O Harris crash landed 3-4 miles S of VairamPatte Rly Stn at 12.10 hours thorugh lack of petrol. Pilot was unhurt and lost his bearings in the heat haze
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Date of Crash  12 Sep 44 Aircraft Name  Hurricane IIC Serial Number  BP229
Unit  3 RFU Operating Airfield  Poona Country  India
Aircrew details F Sgt Douglas Owen Glyndwr HALL* (1587006)
Details killed whilst flying in Hurricane IIC, BP229 or HL808 of No 3 RFU, which collided with each other during a practice dogfight. RAFCommands
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Prisoners of War for Hurricane IIC BP229

RankName, Number, Trade & DetailsDate CapturedUnitPOW NoCamp
R L M Van Wymeersch () Hurricane BP229 1942-08-19174 SqdnStalag 9C Muhlhausen

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