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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2661
Last updated: 17 November 2018
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Date:16-OCT-1939
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:57 Squadron Royal Air Force (57 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L1141
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Lingen (Ems) -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Etain
Destination airport:Etain
Narrative:
Airborne 1100 to reconnoitre the area Wesel- Bocholt. Shot down by Lt. Hans Volkurt Rosenboom 1./JG1.
Crew:
Pilot:F/O 39024 Michael James Casey RAF PoW No.24.
Sgt 565033 A.G. Fripp RAF PoW No.5752.
AC1 539817 J. Nelson RAF PoW No.5755.

Sources:

Air-Britain: Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 02:48 JINX Added
22-Jun-2008 21:37 JINX Updated
26-Jun-2013 19:20 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
17-Jul-2013 19:51 JINX Updated [Operator, Location, Source]
16-Aug-2013 02:47 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
16-Aug-2013 02:48 JINX Updated [[Aircraft type, Source]]
15-Dec-2014 10:55 Jixon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
06-Oct-2018 15:21 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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