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Hurricane IIB Z5218 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Hurricane IIB Z5218

Block 3/G, Gloster Aircraft Co, RR Merlin III or XX, July 1940 - Aug 1941 More information in: Dr. Colin James Pratt-Hooson's Hurricane Site

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  13 Sep 41 Aircraft Name  Hurricane IIb Serial Number  Z5218
Unit  HMS Furious Operating Airfield   Country  Mediterranean
Aircrew details
Source Henk Welting's Database

National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/9064Sergeant W R Finlay (RCAF): killed; aircraft crashed whilst taking off from HMS Furious near Gibraltar, Hurricane Z5218, Scarlet Flight, 13 September 1941.C16924906

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Hurricane IIb Z5218

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantWilliam Robert FINLAY (R/54365) Hurricane IIB Z5218  AIR81/9064 1941-09-13Scarlet Flt United KingdomRunnymede Memorial

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