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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 158793
Last updated: 30 January 2020
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Date:17-SEP-1940
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:15 Special Duties Flt Royal Air Force (15 Special Duties Flt RAF)
Registration: P4830
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Longford Castle (Salisbury), Wiltshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Test
Departure airport:RAF Christchurch, Dorset
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Aircraft acting as target for AI-equipped Beaufighter. Two officers from 2nd Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers on board to observe South Coast beach defences
Starboard engine failed, control lost whilst attempting forced landing
Crew:
Sgt (564125) Trevor BUDDEN (pilot) RAF - killed
Capt (85621) Peter James FULTON (pass.) Lancashire Fusiliers - killed
Lt (105058) Ronald Arthur JEFFERIES - (pass.) Lancashire Fusiliers - killed

Sources:

http://www.thunder-and-lightnings.co.uk/memorial/entry.php?id=56


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Revision history:

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22-Aug-2013 06:51 Nepa Added

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