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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 34407
Last updated: 4 February 2020
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Date:01-AUG-1940
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:8 Sqn Royal Air Force (8 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L8406
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Chinele -   Ethiopia
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Aden
Destination airport:RAF Aden
Narrative:
Shot down by Capitano Corrado Ricci in a CR.32.
Crew:
Sgt J.C. Franks (pilot) RAF PoW.
Sgt Thain (nav.) RAF PoW.
LAC Cumner-Price (Wop/AG) RAF PoW.

Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Oct-2008 19:31 JINX Added
23-Jan-2012 04:37 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
13-Aug-2013 22:22 JINX Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
15-Dec-2014 15:10 Jixon Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
09-Oct-2018 17:07 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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