Flight of Hurricane unknown and Pilot Officer J W Smiley on 1940-05-23
On 1940-05-23, Pilot J W Smiley (Pilot Officer, RAF) with an unknown servicenumber, flew a Hurricane with serial unknown for this duty: Escort N, France. His mission was not completed. Circumstances of the aircraft loss: Baled out ?. This aircraft was a part of squadron no. 242. The location for the map is the English Channel. Circumstances at the end of this mission for Smiley: prisoner of war (PoW). There is no commemoration location known.
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