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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 19875
Last updated: 24 April 2020
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Date:30-OCT-1939
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:18 Squadron Royal Air Force (18 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L6694
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr Klusserath -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Metz
Destination airport:
Narrative:
L6694 - Shot down by Hptm Werner Mölders in Bf.109 of 1./JG53, while on reconnaissance over Siegfried Line.
Crew:
F/Lt (37525) Alan Arthur DILNOT (pilot) RAF killed.
Sgt (564130) Ewart Harrison CRELLIN (obs) RAF killed.
AC1 (539683) John Stanley BURROWS (Wop/AG) RAF killed.

Sources:

Air-Britain: Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999
Blenheim production list


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-May-2008 23:42 JINX Added
02-Jul-2008 14:00 JINX Updated
20-Jul-2011 09:14 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]
23-Jan-2012 04:29 Nepa Updated [Operator]
03-Jun-2013 07:06 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
17-Jul-2013 19:53 JINX Updated [Operator, Location, Source]
10-Oct-2013 06:09 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
13-Nov-2013 10:40 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Narrative]
25-Nov-2013 21:11 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
15-Dec-2014 14:54 Jixon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
06-Oct-2018 15:22 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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