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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 14740
Last updated: 3 April 2019
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Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IF
Owner/operator:23 Squadron Royal Air Force (23 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L1340
C/n / msn: YP-X
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:? -   France
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Ford, West Sussex
Destination airport:
Blenheim L1340 T/o at 00:40 hrs for Intruder mission. Aircraft failed to return from an operational flight over Poix, France. Collision with an He111. 11.3.1941
Sgt(P) SKILLEN, Victor H.- 745460 RAF (N.Ireland) RAF - killed
Sgt(Obs) ABBOTT, Francis H. - 745965 RAF - killed
Sgt(Wop/AG) NUTE, Romilly R. J. - 523120 - RAF - killed

ORB 23 Sqn RAF

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Revision history:

27-Feb-2008 02:38 JINX Added
20-Sep-2014 08:42 Heil Updated [Operator, Source]
08-Feb-2015 12:51 Quentin Updated [Aircraft type]
26-Sep-2018 10:17 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
26-Dec-2018 07:50 Nepa Updated [Date, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Operator]

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