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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22858
Last updated: 12 April 2019
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Date:05-AUG-1940
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:8 Sqn Royal Air Force (8 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L8375
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hargeisa -   Somalia
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Attacked motor convoy west of Hargeisa, shot down in flames by a patrolling CR.32 flown by Sottotenente Folcherio.
Crew:
P/O (41786) Roy Kingsley Felstead (pilot) RAF killed.
P/O (44180) Tom McKenzie Mitchell DFC RAF killed.
Sgt (747992) Aubrey Douglas Wright (Wop/AG) RAFVR killed.

Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Sep-2008 01:29 JINX Added
23-Jan-2012 04:39 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
23-Jul-2013 15:39 JINX Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
15-Dec-2014 15:12 Jixon Updated [Operator, Phase, Narrative]
09-Oct-2018 17:08 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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