ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228831
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Narrative:Hawker Hurricane Mk.I N2658 (DX-E): Written off (destroyed) when lost (Failed To Return) for a combat air patrol over Dunkirk, France. Pilot killed. According to the official Air Ministry file into the incident (file AIR 81/760): "Hurricane N2658 failed to return from air operations over Dunkirk, France, 1 June 1940.Pilot Officer A L Treanor: missing, presumed dead"
Hawker Hurricane Mk I
|Owner/operator:||245 (Northern Rhodesia) Squadron Royal Air Force (245 (Northern Rhodesia) Sqn RAF)|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1|
|Aircraft damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||North Sea, off Dunkerque, Pas de Calais, Haut de France -
|Departure airport:||RAF Hawkinge, Kent|
Crew of Hurricane N6258:
Pilot Officer Alan Lancelot Treanor, RAF 41965, age 19, posted 01/06/1940, as missing in action, presumed killed.
As no trace of Hurricane N2658 or its pilot was ever found, he is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial
1. Royal Air Force Aircraft N1000-N9999 (James J Halley, Air Britain, 1977)
2. National Archives (PRO Kew) File AIR 81/760: https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/C14502369
||Dr. John Smith
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Operator, Operator]|
||Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative, Operator]|
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