Hawker Hurricane Family; Wars and Conflicts, World War II, European Theater, Battle of Britain, Aircraft. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Rear view of a Hawker Hurricane on fire, trailing a plume of dark smoke in a sideways dive to the left, going down somewhere over England; believed to have been taken during the Battle of Britain, June-October 1940.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Aircraft
  • Airplanes
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United Kingdom
  • England
  • Royal Air Force

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

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Date

Circa June-October 1940

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-00184299

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