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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162008
Last updated: 20 February 2020
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Date:16-NOV-1941
Time:13:30
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:17 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (17 OTU RAF)
Registration: V5421
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr Sedgebrook, 4 miles WNW of Grantham, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Upwood, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
T/o Upwood for a cross-country exercise. When the Blenheim encountered adverse weather and at around 1330 the crew baled out, leaving their aircraft to crash in open countryside near Sedgebrook, 4 miles WNW of Grantham, Lincolnshire.
Crew:
Sgt S E STRATE (pilot) RCAF - OK

Sources:

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


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Revision history:

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10-Nov-2013 12:29 Nepa Added

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