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Hurricane II LD446 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane II LD446



Missing from attack on Bridge ,42 Sqn lost 1944-07-21 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  21 Jul 44 Aircraft Name  Hurricane IV Serial Number  LD446
Unit  42 Sqdn Operating Airfield  Palel Country  
Aircrew details F Sgt Harold Oliver WILLIAMS*(657362)
Details Missing from attack on Bridge. At 0609, 12 ac airborne to attack LOKOHAO - SIBONI Bridges at RK696047. The most southerly bridge over the chaung was attacked. Cloud over target made bombing difficult. Attack had to be made across bridge owing to cloud in immediate west. H O Williams did not return. Missing Believed killed
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