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I think I found the Serial No. for the Sahara P-40. . .

April 24 2012 at 3:43 PM

Rian J  (Login Rhinosd)
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The Sahara P-40 appears to be a No. 260 Sqdn aircraft (possibly HS-B). If it is HS-B then it is Serial No. FR350. Is this our crashed P-40?

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HS-B was flown by James "Stocky" Edwards, the leading Ace for No. 260 Sqdn. As far as I know, Col. Edwards is still alive and living in Canada. If any of our Canadian HS community knows Col. Edwards and can bring this plane to his attention, he may be able to shed some more light on it and who was at the controls when it was lost.

Here is a B&W photo of a sister aircraft also crashed (HS-A):

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It is better to be the stomper rather than the stompee!
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