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Hurricane I P2639 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane I P2639



Block 1/G, Gloster Aircraft Company., Nov 1939 - April 1940 More information in: Dr. Colin James Pratt-Hooson's Hurricane Site

National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/5355Pilot Officer A G Wainwright: missing believed killed; shot down, aerial combat, Hurricane P2639, 73 Squadron, 21 February 1941. Note: Related file: 5017C16689453

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Hurricane I P2639

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Pilot OfficerAlec George WAINWRIGHT (84675) Hurricane I P2639 AIR81/5355 1941-01-2173 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial

Related Posts in RAF Commands Forum

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Takoradi September 1940Brian/Amrit, Have tentatively identified the first six Hurricanes, as: P2638, P2639, P2640, P2641, P2643 & P2651. All delivered to the Middle East, via Takoradi, September 1940. There is a possibilty that these a/c. were part of another consignment All appear to have made it through to op. squadrons in the ME. ....Read More.COL BRUGGY on 12th November 2009 04:26:33
33 Squadron 1940Hi guys, I need your help! At 07:45 on 19 June 1940, four Gladiators from 33 Squadron flown by Squadron Leader D. V. Johnson (N5782), Flight Lieutenant G. E. Hawkins (N5765), Flying Officer Anthony Ives Hostage Lynch (N5764), and Sergeant Roy Leslie Green (L9043) accompanied by Flying Officer Peter Guy Wykeham-Barnes (Hurricane Mk.I P2639) of 80 Squadron and two Blenheim IFs from 30 Squadron took off from Mersa Matruh to patrol between Bug Bug and Sollum. What are the full name of: Squadron Leader [B]D. V. Johnson[/B] Flight Lieutenant [B]G. E. Hawkins[/B] Such names there are not in the O.R.B., thanks a lot, Daniele. ....Read More.Black Cat on 16th January 2014 07:04:30


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