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Hurricane II LE171 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane II LE171



FL Sambrial 16 m E of Wazirabad. Ran out of fuel and BL wheels up. Adc damaged 10 Sqn IAF,151 OTU lost 1944-12-06 More information in: RAFCommands.com Databases

Block 10, Hawker Aircraft Ltd., RR Merlin XX , 24 and 27. 29 Sept 1943 - 24 May 1944 More information in: Dr. Colin James Pratt-Hooson's Hurricane Site

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  06 Dec 44 Aircraft Name  Hurricane IIC Serial Number  LE171
Unit  151 OTU Operating Airfield  Risalpur Country  India
Aircrew details Plt Offr F V Scudder
Details FL Sambrial 16 m E of Wazirabad. Ran out of fuel and BL wheels up. Adc damaged
Source 
Date of Crash  05 Mar 45 Aircraft Name  Hurricane IIC Serial Number  LE171
Unit  10 Sqdn IAF Operating Airfield  Kyaukpyu Country  Burma
Aircrew details Flt Lt G S Singh(1651)
Details Oleo leg blew out in dive over target, broke supporting strut and buckled outwards under port wing. Returned to strip and belly landed on norther side. Aircraft LE171 previously damaged in BL at 151OTU
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