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Hurricane II HV416 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane II HV416



air combat Damaged , Crash landed Hay strip ,135 Sqn lost 1943-03-14 More information in: RAFCommands.com Databases

air combat Damaged WIA, Crash Landed at Reindeer,(possibly HL857) ,135 Sqn lost 1943-04-04 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  14 Mar 43 Aircraft Name  Hurricane Serial Number  HV416
Unit  135 Sqdn Operating Airfield  Hove Country  Burma
Aircrew details Flt Lt Kenneth Athol PERKIN(84703)
Details Formation of 8 Huricanes was jumped by 10-12 Army 01s. Engagement took place at Maungdaw at about 12.45 hours when the formation split up and dogfight ensued.. Damaged in aircombat . hit in engine from below and made for base. eventually landing at Hove due to loss of oil and glycol.
Source NF-HOA


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