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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 221627
Last updated: 10 April 2020
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Date:11-FEB-1941
Time:03:15 LT
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:21 Squadron Royal Air Force (21 Sqn RAF)
Registration: Z5877
C/n / msn: YH-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Feltwell airfield -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Watton
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 22:10 LT for an operation to industrial targets at Hannover, Germany.
The aircraft was shot down on return to base, by night fighter pilot Oberleutnant Paul Semrau of the 3./NJG 2, flying a Ju 88 C-2 from Gilze-Rijen airfield, the Netherlands.

Crew: http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=Z5877

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part one
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=Z5877


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Feb-2019 17:30 TigerTimon Added
07-Feb-2019 20:46 TigerTimon Updated [Total occupants]
08-Feb-2019 12:54 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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