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Hurricane IIC LA105 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Hurricane IIC LA105

Failed to return from Sortie - Chittagong Area ,258 Sqn lost 1943-12-05 More information in: Databases

Block 9, Hawker Aircraft Ltd., RR Merlin XX and 27. 18 Apr 1943 - 29 Sept 1943 More information in: Dr. Colin James Pratt-Hooson's Hurricane Site

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  05 Dec 43 Aircraft Name  Hurricane Serial Number  LA105
Unit  258 Sqdn Operating Airfield  Dohazari Country  India
Aircrew details Flt Lt Arthur BROWN*(102062)
Details 10 aircraft scrambed to intercept incoming raid from south. Brown was eleading formation after qick take off, squadron given angels 30. Brown last seen weaving and jinking in aircomba over Cox Bazaar. Failed to return from Sortie - Chittagong Area. Aircraft "J"
Source ORB

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