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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162355
Last updated: 8 January 2020
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Date:21-MAY-1941
Time:16:30
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:17 OTU RAF
Registration: L9388
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near the Peak and Beck reservoir, sited close to Dalton-in-Furness -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Upwood, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
T/o Upwood for a navigation exercise. Crashed 1630, while flying at high speed, on high ground near the Peak and Beck reservoir, sited close to Dalton-in-Furness, 3 miles NNE of Barrow-in-Furness, Lancashire.
Crew:
Sgt (928400) Leslie Walter ROBERTSON PRYOR (pilot) RAFVR - killed
P/O (64290) George Victor WILSON (obs) RAFVR - killed
Sgt (952921) Jeffrey Frederick HARRISON (Wop/AG) - killed


Sources:

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


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Nov-2013 10:11 Nepa Added
07-Apr-2014 08:54 angels one five Updated [Location, Narrative]

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