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Mission: Routine patrol.

Date: 15
th July 1940

Unit: No. 17 Squadron (Debden)

Type: Hawker Hurricane I

Serial No: P3482

Coded: YB-W

Location: Near Elsenham, Essex, England.

Pilot: Pilot Officer P. L. Dawburn


Not known, aircraft crash landed during a routine patrol, the pilot survived.

TIME Magazine
Fitters on the rear of P3482 (Time Magazine)

15.07.40 No.17 Sqdn Hurricane P3482

The recovery team prepares to remove P/O Dawburn’s Hurricane from dense trees (Brownless)

Researched and compiled by Melvin Brownless during1999, updated July 2013.
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