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Hurricane II LB732 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane II LB732



Damaged by tripwire on loow level recce ,10 Sqdn IAF lost 16542 More information in: RAFCommands.com 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  15 Apr 45 Aircraft Name  Hurricane IIC Serial Number  LB732
Unit  10 Sqdn IAF Operating Airfield  Kyaukpyu Country  Burma
Aircrew details Fg Offr H D Jarman RAF(53573)
Details Offensive recce over Irrawadi. Damaged by tripwire on loow level recce. Trhottled back. Engine vibrated badly. Airscrew cheed up. 15 feet of wire coiled up on shaft. Another Hurri hit same wire with damaged wingtips.
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