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Z3494

Hurricane

Built by Hawker, delivered to RAF, assigned to 71S, missing FTR fighter sweep to France 19 August 1941. Crashed five miles SE of Ramsgate, England as a result of aerial engagement. The body of P/O Virgil Olson [KIA] and washed ashore on 14 September 1941.

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Manufactured Langley, Slough, Slough, Slough SL3, UK 1941

Built by Hawker.

Delivered Great Britain, United Kingdom 1941

To RAF

Assigned Debden, Saffron Walden, Essex CB11, UK 1941

Assigned to 71 [Eagle] Sqn RAF.

Crashed 5 miles SE of Ramsgate, Kent, UK 19 August 1941

Missing FTR fighter sweep to France 19-8-41. Crashed five miles SE of Ramsgate, England as a result of aerial engagement. Pilot P/O Olson KIA.

Struck Off Charge SOC Debden, Saffron Walden, Essex CB11, UK 20 August 1941

Struck Off Charge.

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