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Hurricane II HW420 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane II HW420



Missing 28 Sqn, lost 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

Sent to Far East. Missing SOC Dt:1943-08-09 Units: 28 Sqn More information in: RAFCommands.com Databases

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  09 Aug 43 Aircraft Name  Hurricane IIB Serial Number  HW420
Unit  28 Sqdn Operating Airfield  Agartala Country  Burma
Aircrew details Fg Offr Stuart Wykes FOSTER*(128627)
Details Photo and Tactical Recce Kalemyo Area (ColinB, RAFC). Took off at 1030 hours to crry out a TacR / Photo Recce of Kalmyo ARea - Failed to return. Operations reported three plots on him going out. Last being at a distance of 150miles. They all show he was making good a track of 120 degree s which would bring him out approximately at Gangaw - 50m S of Kalemyo. This was his first sortie from Agartala
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Aircraft Losses in SEAC (India, Ceylon, Burma) - 1st Update - Harvards and HurricanesJagan, Can't locate this loss on your DB: 9-8-1943 128627 F/O Stuart Wykes FOSTER RAFVR - 28 Sqdn - Hurricane HW420 - Photo and Tactical Recce Kalemyo area. Col. ....Read More.COL BRUGGY on 30th March 2017 06:44:03


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