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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162007
Last updated: 11 February 2020
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Date:07-DEC-1941
Time:14:55
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:17 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (17 OTU RAF)
Registration: L4894
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:field nr the gasworks at Ramsey -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Upwood, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
T/o Upwood. Stalled and crashed 1455, in a field near the gasworks at Ramsey, while nearing the airfield. At the time of the accident, the wind was gusting quite strongly.
Crew:
P/O (J/6687) Charles Herman WOODWORTH (pilot) RCAF - killed
F/Sgt (1168424) Mattews THOMPSON (obs) RAFVR died
Sgt (1108927) Robert BARR (Wop/AG) RAFVR died





Sources:

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


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Revision history:

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10-Nov-2013 12:10 Nepa Added

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