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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162388
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:10-APR-1941
Time:23:59
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:17 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (17 OTU RAF)
Registration: V5732
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Boxworth Grounds nr Childerlay Hall6 miles WNW from the centre of Camb -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Upwood, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
T/o Upwood for a night training exercise. Became lost and, eventually, ran out of fuel and crash-landed 2359, hitting some trees in Boxworth Grounds near Childerlay Hall6 miles WNW from the centre of Cambridge.
Crew:
Sgt A J REID injured
Sgt PERKINS injured
Sgt GIBBONS injured

Sources:

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


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Revision history:

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20-Nov-2013 09:09 Nepa Added

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