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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 19815
Last updated: 14 November 2019
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Date:19-AUG-1942
Time:00:01
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:51 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (51 OTU RAF)
Registration: L6623
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ridgemont, Bedfordshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Cranfield, Bedfordshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hit tree & blew up, approximately 3 minutes after take-off on GCI exercise.
Crew:
F/Sgt (R/79369) Ross MacKenzie GILMOUR ilmour (pilot) RCAF - killed.
Sgt (1324780) William Ian McQUATTERS (nav.) RAFVR - killed.

Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-May-2008 09:41 JINX Added
04-Feb-2012 08:59 Nepa Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Aug-2013 06:02 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
14-Sep-2014 13:03 Jixon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative]

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