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Hurricane II HV414 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane II HV414



Crashed near TANGI aircraft completely wrecked only guns salvaged ,151 OTU lost 1943-03-24 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  24 Mar 43 Aircraft Name  Hurricane Serial Number  HV414
Unit  151 OTU Operating Airfield  Risalpur Country  India
Aircrew details Sgt William Armstrong WOOLLEY* (658470)
Details Crashed near TANGI aircraft completely wrecked only guns salvaged
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