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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 253825
Last updated: 23 April 2021
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Date:04-MAY-1940
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:59 Squadron Royal Air Force (59 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L4857
MSN: TR-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Poix-en-Picardie airfield. -   France
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Poix airfield
Narrative:
Blenheim L4857, 59 Squadron, aircraft accident, Poix, France, 4 May 1940.
Crashed and burned out attempting night overshoot at Poix.
Crew:
P/O (41145) Gordon Owen ARSCOTT (Pilot) RAF - killed
Sgt (560547) George Harrison BARFORD (Obs) RAF - killed
AC2c ( 619761) Peter William FROOM (Wop/AG) RAF - killed

Sources:

AIR81/2056 / C16471493


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Apr-2021 20:44 Nepa Added [Operator]

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