As it was still secret only 80 people witness it. Serial number K5083. George Bullman at the controls. Lasted 30 minutes and broke 300mph in a shallow dive. After landing Bullman said to Sydney Camm "Syd, you've most certainly got a winner here!"
Four Hurricanes arrive at 111 Sqn, Northolt. L1548, L1549, L1550 L1551.
111 Sqn, Northolt.
P/O P. Mould of 1 Sqn. in L1842 shoots down a Do 17P over Toul.
501 Sqn. who had been covering the evacuation of troops from Cherbourg the previous day return to England via Jersey with eight aircraft.
At Eastchurch five Coastal Command Blenheims of 32 Sqn, 266 Sqn's ammunition and one of their Spitfires - on loan to CC - were destroyed. There is as direct hit on the Operations Room. 12 people are killed and 40 injured. There are 50 bomb craters on the field.
As the raiders made for home 111 and 151 Sqns attacked them, downing five and damaging several more. Involved in this action was Flt/Lt R.L. Smith of 151 Sqn in the first experimental Hurricane armed with 20mm cannon (L1750) who claimed one kill and one damaged.