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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192062
Last updated: 20 June 2020
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Date:23-MAR-1940
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:90 Squadron Royal Air Force (90 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L4873
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Foel Wen in the Berwyn Mountains, North Wales -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Upwood, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The pilot became disoriented and the plane crashed into a mountain. All three occupants died in the crash.
Sgt. Maurice Charles Cotterell Pilot
Sgt Ronald Jesse Harbour Observer
AC2 Kenneth Charles Winterton WO+AG
R.I.P.

Sources:

https://militaryaircraftcrashsites.blogspot.nl/2013/06/bristol-blenheim-l4873.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Dec-2016 15:30 gerard57 Added
13-Aug-2018 20:01 Anon. Updated [Operator]
26-Sep-2018 12:17 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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