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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 197092
Last updated: 29 November 2019
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Date:05-MAY-1942
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:15 Sqn SAAF
Registration: Z7315
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Kufra -   Libya
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed after fuel exhaustion. The three crew members survived the crash but later died in the Libyan desert. The crew are buried in Knightsbridge War Cemetery Libya.

Sources:

https://wikivisually.com/wiki/Tragedy_at_Kufra


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Aug-2017 12:38 gerard57 Added
19-Dec-2017 20:51 Red Dragon Updated [Operator, Narrative]
28-Dec-2017 19:38 XindelX Updated [Operator]

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