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Hurricane IIB Z5557 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Hurricane IIB Z5557

FE, lost More information in: Databases

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

Sent to Far East. SOC Dt:1900-01-00 Units: FE More information in: Databases

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  12 Mar 42 Aircraft Name  Hurricane II Serial Number  Z5557
Unit  258 Sqdn Operating Airfield  Ratmalana Country  Ceylon
Aircrew details Plt Offr Ian ADAMSON(111997)
Details Collided with a Blenheim on take off and burnt out (Peter Boer). Crashed on take off in Hurricane. Admitted to Military Hospital in Colombo with slight injuries (ORB)

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