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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 14718
Last updated: 4 April 2019
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Date:14-JAN-1942
Time:19:40
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:17 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (17 OTU RAF)
Registration: L1303
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dunhills Farm, Huntingdon -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Upwood
Destination airport:
Narrative:
14 JAN 1942 BLENHEIM I L1303
T/o Upwood for night flying practice. While circling the airfield at 1940, and having failed to respond to calls advising landing instructions, the Blenheim crashed at Dunhills Farm.
Crew:
F/Sgt (R/64323) Sydney Stephen LANG (pilot) RCAF - killed.
Sgt (1055969) Andrew James SISTRON (Wop/AG) RAFVR - killed.

Sources:

http://www.rafupwood.co.uk/17otulosses.html
Air Britain RAF Aircraft L1000 - N99999


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Feb-2008 14:06 JINX Added
04-Jul-2008 07:01 JINX Updated
04-Nov-2013 17:56 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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