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Thread: P/O E.A.C. Hill, 185 Sqdn, 01/01/1940

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    Default P/O E.A.C. Hill, 185 Sqdn, 01/01/1940

    What caused the death of:

    Pilot Officer (Pilot) Eric A.C. Hill, RAF 42226, 185 Sqdn., age 20, 01/01/1940, Malden (St. John) the Baptist Churchyard, UK

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    Bart

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    Don't have a crew list but sounds like Handley Page Hampden Mk.I L4205 Stalled & crashed on overshoot.

    http://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/wiki.php?id=15915

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    According to BCL Vol.1 - W R Chorley, Hill was the sole occupant of Hampden L4205 when it overshot Cottesmore aerodrome on a training flight and crashed.

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    Peter
    Last edited by peter; 27th June 2008 at 10:35.

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    Thanks!

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    Bart

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