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Hurricane I P2957 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Hurricane I P2957



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
AIR81/1285Pilot Officer E C J Wakeham: missing presumed dead; Hurricane P2957 failed to return from air operations, 8 August 1940.C14502790

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Hurricane I P2957

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Pilot OfficerErnest Cecil John WAKEHAM (41883) Hurricane I P2957  AIR81/1285 1940-08-08145 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial

Related Posts in RAF Commands Forum

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Book DiscrepanciesCan anybody help with the following discrepancies between two books: Men of the Battle of Britain and RAF Fighter Command Losses of the Second World War:- Pilot Officer Ernest Cecil John Wakeham 41883 DFC 145Sqn Killed 8th August 1940 Hurricane P2957 or P3163 Sergeant Eric Debnam Baker 740005 145Sqn Killed 8th August 1940 Hurricane P3381 or P2957 Sergeant Ronald David Baker 518293 56Sqn Killed 11th August 1940 Hurricane P2985 or N2667 Sergeant Marmaduke Ridley 565201 616 Killed 26th August 1940 Spitfire Ia R6758 or R6633 Sergeant Samuel Archer 803473 236Sqn Killed 31st June 1941 or Passed away in 1980 Sergeant Gray 72 Sqn Spitfire N3093 killed 5th September 1940 or 9th September 1940 Sergeant Feary 609Sqn Spitfire N3238 killed 7th October 1940 or 17th October 1940 Flying Officer Kirkwood 603Sqn Spitfire P7285 Missing 8th October 1940 or 8th November 1940 Sergeant Roden 19Sqn Spitfire P7420 killed 15th November 1940 or 16th November 1940 Pilot Officer Hogg 152Sqn Spitfire R6810 Missing 25th August 1940 or Passed away in 1986 Flying Officer Goldsmith 603Sqn Spitfire P7439 killed 27th October 1940 or 28th October 1940 Pilot Officer Stewart 485Sqn Spitfire P7773 killed 11th JUly 1940 or 15th March 1941 Sergeant Johnson 222Sqn Spitfire R6628 killed 30th August 1940 or 31st August 1940 Which Sergeant Booth dived Spitfire N3026 into the ground near Nailsworth, Gloucestershire on 9th June 1942: 85Sqn or 23 & 600Sqns? 604 Squadron Crashed Blenheim on 26th August 1940: Sergeant Albert Lawrence Austin 917258 Sergeant John Gordon Bowley Fletcher 800635 Sergeant Cyril Haigh 566171 Was it Blenheim L6872 or Blenheim L6782? Also, several Spitfires that were flown in Australia met their end by... What is meant by 'Destroyed on fire dump'? I am also looking for information about Squadron Leader T Spencer 350Sqn, who was blown out of his aircraft (Spitfire SM814) at 40-50 feet by rocket attacking ship in Bay of Wismar on 19th April 1945. He actually landed before the aircraft the other half of which crashed on land swam ashore. Thanking you spitsortie ....Read More.spitsortie on 7th December 2009 09:09:25
Book DiscrepanciesWakeham....P2957 ED Baker....P3381 RD Baker....N2667 Ridley.....R6633. S Archer, not on CWGC. Gray...5th Sept. Feary.....7th. Kirkwood.....8th Nov. Roden....16th. Hogg....25th. Goldsmith....28th. Stewart, 11/07/41 Johnson...30th. Cant find a Booth killed on 9/6/42, but F/Sgt G.E. Booth RCAF, was killed on the date 08/11/42, that N3026 was struck off charge ....Read More.AlanW on 7th December 2009 10:00:04


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