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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 19854
Last updated: 21 April 2020
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Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:45 Squadron Royal Air Force (45 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L6665
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gura -   Eritrea
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Shot down by Tenente Visintini in a CR.42
S/Ldr (37061) George Justin BUSH (pilot) RAFVR - killed.
Sgt (580912) John C. USHER (obs) RAF - killed.
Sgt (541684) James CORNEY DFM (Wop/AG) RAF - killed.


Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999

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Revision history:

23-May-2008 18:45 JINX Added
18-Jan-2012 02:14 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
03-Aug-2013 22:40 JINX Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
07-Dec-2014 06:17 Newton Updated [Operator, Narrative]
08-Oct-2018 18:39 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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