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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 14756
Last updated: 28 February 2019
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Date:19-FEB-1942
Time:21:50
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:17 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (17 OTU RAF)
Registration: L1359
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Warboys, Cambridgeshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Warboys
Destination airport:
Narrative:
19 FEB 1942 BLENHEIM I L1359
At 2150, while taxying at night in readiness to take off from Warboys, the Blenheim ran into Blenheim I L6808 (P/O J H Ellis RCAF) which was stationary, downwind, and with its lights switched off. Both aircraft were badly damaged, but while the latter was repaired, P/O Hadlandís machine was deemed to be a write-off.
Crew:
P/O (106.845) John Vincent HADLAND (pilot) RAFVR - OK.
P/O (149.870) S. COSHALL RAFVR - OK.

Sources:

http://www.rafupwood.co.uk/17otulosses.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Feb-2008 09:53 JINX Added
04-Nov-2013 18:15 Nepa Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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