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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229040
Last updated: 14 September 2019
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Date:20-JUL-1940
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IF
Owner/operator:236 Squadron Royal Air Force (236 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L1300
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:the Channel off Cherbourg -   France
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Thorney Island, Sussex
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Blenheim L1300 - flying on an escort operation on 20th July he was shot down by Hptm. Neumann of JG27 and crashed into the Channel off Cherbourg. 20.7.1940
Crew:
Sgt (740005) Eric Edward LOCKTON (pilot) RAFVR - killed
Sgt. (519958) Henry CORCORAN (AG/Wop) RAF - killed

Sources:

Blenheim production list
ORB 236 Sqdn RAF


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Revision history:

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14-Sep-2019 16:53 Nepa Added [Operator]

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