Accident Hawker Hurricane Mk I N2531,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196634
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Date:Saturday 23 March 1940
Type:Silhouette image of generic HURI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Hawker Hurricane Mk I
Owner/operator:32 Sqn RAF
Registration: N2531
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:English Channel 2 miles off Folkestone -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Gravesend
Destination airport:
Flying Officer Lancelot Gordon Bowler of 32 Sqn RAF was posted missing on 23 March 1940 after his Hurricane I N2531 crashed in the English Channel 2 miles off Folkestone, after flying into low cloud.

National archives Kew. 32 Squadron ORB ref AIR27-360-14

Revision history:

13-Jul-2017 09:58 Laurent Rizzotti Added
08-Dec-2023 15:58 Redwine163 Updated [Time, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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