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Hurricane I  P2803 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Hurricane I  P2803

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

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 24 May 40 Aircraft Name Hurricane I Serial Number P2803
Unit 73 Sqdn Operating Airfield Country
Aircrew details
Source Henk Welting's Database

National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/442Pilot Officer P E G Carter: missing, later reported to be safe; Hurricane P2803 crashed in France, 24 May 1940.C14502113

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Hurricane I P2803

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
Pilot OfficerDavid Nigel Wynnard Lloyd ANTHONY (40655) Pilot Hurricane I P2803  AIR81/891 1940-06-1473 Sqdn AIR27 FranceChateau Renault Communal Cemet

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Related Posts in RAF Commands Forum

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Y0043 - Hurricane I - 73 Sqdn - TP-H - 26-05-1940Air81/405, Sydenham, P3274 also . However it would seem that the earlier loss was not P3274 but was P2803. FCL has the following. 26 May Sydenham + P3274 "H". 24 May Bell-Syer, wounded P2803 'L'. Carter Safe 'K", 19 May Langham-Hobart Safe P2543 Thompson Safe N2385 Pilkington Safe P2539 15 May Orton wounded P2579 Humphries wounded L1693 14 May Pyne + P2812 Roe + P2813 Dibden + P2689 McFadden Safe L1891 ....Read More.Alex Smart on 30th December 2020 10:59:30
Y0043 - Hurricane I - 73 Sqdn - TP-H - 26-05-1940P2803 is P E G Carter [URL][/URL] But is also quoted for Pilot Officer David Nigel Wynnard Lloyd [URL=""]ANTHONY[/URL] (40655) whose AIR81 mentions T2803 which is incorrect. ....Read More.Jagan on 30th December 2020 11:52:46
Y0043 - Hurricane I - 73 Sqdn - TP-H - 26-05-194073 ORB, pilot names and a/c in squadron letter . And [B]N2385[/B]/Thompson 19 May 40, see FCL page 26 vol 1 revised. December 39 event pilot Perry killed - a/c was [B]N2385[/B] Maybe the a/c was returned to service ? T2803 was a Wellington. But perhaps at some stage P2803 may have been a/c "T" ? ....Read More.Alex Smart on 30th December 2020 11:07:01

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