Hawker Hurricane Mk.IIB BE485
Here we see Hurricane Mk.IIB BE485, with a bomb carried under each wing. This aircraft was lost on its first sortee with No.175 Squadron, Ramrod No.2 of 16 April 1942. The aircraft suffered a glycol leak, and its pilot Fl/ Sgt Bricker W. Forman was forced to ditch in the channel. Sadly he died of his wounds before he could be rescued.
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Rickard, J (31 August 2019), Hawker Hurricane Mk.IIB BE485 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_hurricane_IIB_BE485.html