On 1943-10-03, Pilot R B Hesslyn (Flight Lieutenant, RNZAF) with an unknown servicenumber, flew a Spitfire IX with serial MH783 for this duty: Ramrod 259. His mission was not completed. Circumstances of the aircraft loss are unknown. This aircraft was a part of squadron no. 222. The location for the map is the English Channel. Circumstances at the end of this mission for Hesslyn: prisoner of war (PoW). There is no commemoration location known.
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