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Hurricane I  V7466 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Hurricane I  V7466

Block 4, Hawker Aircraft Ltd, RR Merlin III, July 1940 - Feb 1941 More information in: Dr. Colin James Pratt-Hooson's Hurricane Site

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 04 May 42 Aircraft Name Hurricane I Serial Number V7466
Unit 55 OTU Operating Airfield Country
Aircrew details Plt Offr Richard Arthur BRYDEN +
Details Cocklicks
Source Henk Welting's Database Air Britain (Researchers Corner)

National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/13988Pilot Officer A R Brydon: killed; Hurricane V7466, 55 Operational Training Unit, aircraft accident at Cooklicks near Cummertrees, Dumfrieshire, 4 May 1942.C17206625

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Hurricane I V7466

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
Pilot OfficerRichard Arthur BRYDEN (119712) Pilot Hurricane I V7466  Forum Post 1942-05-0455 OTU United KingdomAnnan Cemetery

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