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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 19830
Last updated: 7 December 2019
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Date:24-JUL-1942
Time:15:05
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:13 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (13 OTU RAF)
Registration: L6646
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1 mile NW of RAF Brackley, Northamptonshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Bicester, Oxfordshire
Destination airport:RAF Bicester, Oxfordshire
Narrative:
Solo flight with single engine practice without the aid of flaps and glide approaches. The aircraft spun and crashed bursting into flames 1 mile NW of Brackley airfield.

Crew:
1027511 Sgt Meredith Edward Tuttle - Hethe (Holy Trinity) Roman Catholic Cemetery Oxfordshire Grave 40.

Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999
Bomber Command OTU Losses 1942
CWGC


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-May-2008 12:56 JINX Added
25-Oct-2011 05:42 rvargast17 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Aug-2013 15:37 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]
25-Aug-2013 06:02 JINX Updated [Operator, Source]
14-Sep-2014 09:20 Jixon Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
19-Feb-2018 17:21 Red Dragon Updated [Time, Operator, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Feb-2018 16:47 Nepa Updated [Operator, Nature, Destination airport, Narrative]
20-Feb-2018 20:47 harro Updated [Operator, Nature, Destination airport, Narrative]
26-Sep-2018 08:13 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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