Zygmunt Hohne

Name:Zygmunt Hohne
Base:RAF Usworth
Service:Air Force
Service Record:v6565
StoryPilot Zygmunt Hohne a member of the Polish Air Force was on a Formation training exercise with another Polish Pilot over Cumberland, Due to very low cloud cover both aircraft flew at high speed into a hill at Horn Crag, Scafell in Cumberland. He was a member of 55 Opertional Training Unit (OTU) flying a Type 1 Hurricane. He died on the 12th August 1941 and is buried at Castletown Cemetery in Hylton. Remains of the crash can still be seen having been turned into a memorial

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