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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 16296
Last updated: 19 October 2017
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Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:203 Sqn RAF
Registration: L4823
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:7km E of El Adem -   Libya
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Shot down by CR.32 (most probably of Tenente Bissoli) in flames.

Crew:All badly burned, walked for eight hours before being captured by Italian Marine post east of Tobruk.
Flt/Lt D. Beauclair RAF PoW injured.
W/O H.J. Owen RAF PoW injured.
Sgt J. Dobson RAF PoW injured.


Air Britain RAF Aircraft L1000 - N9999

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Revision history:

23-Mar-2008 22:06 JINX Added
15-Dec-2014 18:55 Paix Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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