06.10.1940 No. 303 Squadron Hurricane I P3120 RF-A Sgt. Siudak
Date: 6th October 1940 (Sunday)
Unit: No. 303 Squadron (Polish)
Type: Hurricane I
Location: RAF Northolt airfield
Pilot: Sgt. Antoni Siudak P-5128 PAF Age 31. Killed
REASON FOR LOSS:
Bombed whilst taxiing by a single raider at 12:05 hrs. at the Squadron's base at Northolt. The attacking aircraft a JU88, was later shot down by a Hurricane of 229 Squadron and crashed in Leatherhead, Surrey. Tragically a look out, A/C2. Henry Stennett on one of the hangars was also killed during the attack.
Hurricane P3120 shortly after the attack (archives)
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Sgt. Antoni Siudak Northolt Cemetery Grave No. H. 225. Born on the 01st April 1909 at Imbramowicze, Poland. Next of kin details not currently available.
AC2. Henry Eugene Stennett 747227 RAFVR Northwood Cemetery Sec. H. Grave 247. Next of kin details not currently available.
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