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Hurricane II HW423 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane II HW423



Lost - NFD FE, 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. Lost - NFD SOC Dt:1943-05-21 Units: FE More information in: RAFCommands.com Databases

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  21 May 43 Aircraft Name  Hurricane Serial Number  HW423
Unit  79 Sqdn Operating Airfield  Hay and Lyon Country  Burma
Aircrew details Sgt Kenneth BURCHARD* (415287)
Details air combat Destroyed KIA. Came out of cloud right in midst of 14 Army 01 fighters. did not standa chance. On his first operational trip. Aircraft was found crashed north of the base
Source NF-HOA


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