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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22284
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:06-AUG-1940
Time:23:30
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:219 (Mysore) Squadron Royal Air Force (219 (Mysore) Sqn RAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Catterick, North Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Catterick, North Yorkshire
Destination airport:RAF Catterick, North Yorkshire
Narrative:
On 6th August 1940 this 219 Squadron aircraft overshot on crashed on landing at night (23:30 hours local time) at RAF Catterick airfield, Catterick, North Yorkshire. The identity of the aircraft is not yet known.

Pilot - Pilot Officer William Gavin Mein Lambie RAF (Service Number 42235) of Edinburgh.
Air Gunner - Sgt Albert Edward Gregory RAFVR (Srvice Number 758172), of Derby




Sources:

1. http://www.yorkshire-aircraft.co.uk/aircraft/yorkshire/york40/6aug40.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Aug-2008 10:54 Anon. Added
16-Feb-2012 00:08 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
20-Aug-2013 14:15 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
23-Aug-2013 07:06 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
28-Apr-2014 19:54 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
11-Nov-2014 15:15 BlB Updated [Location, Narrative]
26-Sep-2018 07:56 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
19-May-2019 15:44 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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