Aviation Photo #1497304 Hawker Hurricane Mk2B - UK - Air Force

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Soviet Union received 2952 Hurricnaes of several variants due to Lend-Lease Act agreements. This aircraft was directly newly delivered to Russia and flown on Eastern front. After war was transported to England as the wreckage after crash landing in Russia. Presently is Hurricane restored and preserved in Imperial War Museum at Duxford as the Z2315 of the No 111 Squadron RAF. Unit played a vital role in the Battle of Britain, pioneering dangerous head-on attacks against the Luftwaffe bomber streams.
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    Jiri Zedka
    UK - Air Force
    Hawker Hurricane Mk2B
    Hawker Hurricane/Sea Hurricane
    Hawker Hurricane/Sea Hurricane
    Hawker
    Z2315
    JU-E
    Duxford
    England
    United Kingdom
    July 8, 2007
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