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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162012
Last updated: 23 April 2020
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Date:02-NOV-1941
Time:17:15
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:17 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (17 OTU RAF)
Registration: Z5947
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:East Leake, some 8 miles S from the centre of Nottingham -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Upwood, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
T/o Upwood. While flying in cloud, lost control and crashed at around 1715 at East Leake, some 8 miles S from the centre of Nottingham
Crew:
P/O (J/5768) Charles William BUSH (pilot) RCAF - killed
P/O (104.414) Arthur Thomas SIMS (obs) RAFVR - killed
Sgt (1375816) Edward John BUSH (Wop/AG) killed

Sources:

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


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Revision history:

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10-Nov-2013 13:14 Nepa Added

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