Incident Hawker Hurricane Mk I N2547,
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Date:Saturday 11 May 1940
Type:Silhouette image of generic HURI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Hawker Hurricane Mk I
Owner/operator:17 Sqn RAF
Registration: N2547
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Near Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Hawkinge
Destination airport:
S/Ldr G C Tomlinson safe
Patrol. Shot down in combat with Bf 109s JG 51 near Rotterdam
17 Sqn lost 5 Hurricanes in a few minutes, all by JG 51 who claimed 5 Hurricanes


Tony Wood's claim list

Revision history:

29-Jun-2011 00:01 ThW Added
04-Jan-2012 12:24 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
09-Aug-2013 01:03 JINX Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
01-May-2015 14:19 Quentin Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source]
30-Sep-2015 05:44 sandman56 Updated [Narrative]
30-Sep-2015 05:44 sandman56 Updated [Narrative]
13-Jun-2022 20:38 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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