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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203740
Last updated: 24 January 2020
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Date:31-MAY-1942
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:114 (Hong Kong) Squadron Royal Air Force (114 (Hong Kong) Sqn RAF)
Registration: V5645
C/n / msn: RT-R
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Unknown -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF West Raynham, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Cause unknown. It is believed that Plt Off Fox survived the crash as his date of death is given as 1 June 1942.
Crew
Pilot:41320 Plt Off John Joseph Fox RCAF - Sage War Cemetery 13. C. 2.
Observer:1365293 Sgt John Leonard - Sage War Cemetery 3. B. 10.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner:1306692 Sgt Alfred Smithson - Sage War Cemetery 13. C. 1.

Sources:

Bomber Command Losses 1942
ORB 114 Sqdn RAF
CWGC


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jan-2018 14:57 Red Dragon Added
03-Jan-2018 14:58 Red Dragon Updated [Location]
06-Jan-2018 12:27 XindelX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Sep-2018 08:15 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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