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Hurricane II LD847 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane II LD847



Bounced on landing and UC torn off ,113 Sqn lost 1944-11-27 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  27 Nov 44 Aircraft Name  Hurricane IIC Serial Number  LD847
Unit  113 Sqdn Operating Airfield  Palel Country  
Aircrew details F Sgt A J Hopkins
Details 12 aircraft went to bomb bunkers at WETCHAUK. on return, Hopkins crashed at airfield. Pilot Unhurt. Ac Bounced on landing and undercarriage torn off. Form541: To bomb and strafe Jap bunker positions. One pilot crash landed on return to base. Pilot unhurt but aircraft is Cat III
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