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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 231449
Last updated: 16 December 2019
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Date:01-NOV-1941
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim
Owner/operator:404 (Buffalo) Sqn RCAF
Registration: T1946
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Lerwick, Shetland Islands -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Dyce
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Collided with Blenheim 6339 of the same unit near Lerwick, Shetland Islands. Dove from 200 feet onto the rocks and exploded.
Pilot: Flt. Sgt. R.F. Leighton, R/74598, RCAF, Duncan, British Columbia, Canada
Passenger: AC2 T. Clapperton, 1341877, RAFVR, Morningside, Edinburgh, Scotland
Passenger: AC1 T.A. Gray, 1371299, RAFVR, Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland

Sources:

https://wartimes.ca/forums/viewtopic.php?t=588


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Revision history:

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