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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22866
Last updated: 28 March 2019
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Date:16-NOV-1940
Time:day
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:60 Squadron Royal Air Force (60 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L8380
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Lahore, Punjab -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Lahore, Punjab
Destination airport:RAF Lahore, Punjab
Narrative:
Bristol Blenheim Mk.1 L8380, 60 Sqaudron RAF: Crashed in India 16/11/40 no further details. Believed forced landing, nose and frame damaged. Dismantled and transported but not rebuilt. Location not confirmed, but 60 Squadron were based at RAF Lahore, Punjab, India, between September 1940 and February 1941. See link #2

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain, 1983)
2. https://www.flickr.com/photos/34447130@N05/11653071456/
3. http://www.historyofwar.org/air/units/RAF/60_wwII.html
4. 60 Squadron RAF ORB (Air Ministry Form 540) 01/01/37-31/05/42: http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/D8452459


Images:


Taken after crash, from crew photos.

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Sep-2008 21:07 JINX Added
15-Mar-2012 11:24 Nepa Updated [Operator, Phase, Source]
22-Aug-2013 15:06 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
31-Dec-2013 16:28 Anon. Updated [Country, Narrative, Photo, ]
15-Dec-2014 17:36 Jixon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
14-Apr-2018 00:18 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
14-Apr-2018 00:21 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
09-Oct-2018 16:50 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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