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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52940
Last updated: 27 October 2020
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Date:27-MAR-1942
Time:22:28
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:114 (Hong Kong) Squadron Royal Air Force (114 (Hong Kong) Sqn RAF)
Registration: Z7276
C/n / msn: RT-N
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Djimat estate, Zeist, province of Utrecht -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF West Raynham, Norfolk (takeoff at 19:15 LT)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by Flak at 22:28 hrs while attacking Soesterberg airfield on an intruder mission. Crashed on the Dijmat Estate Utrecht Netherlands.

Crew
Pilot: 72517 Wg Cdr John Fraser Grant Jenkins DSO. DFC - Amersfoort (OUD LEUSDEN) General Cemetery Plot 13. Row 2. Grave 22.
Observer: 84026 Fg Off Henry Paul Brackner - Amersfoort (OUD LEUSDEN) General Cemetery Plot 13. Row 2. Grave 24.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner: 626019 Sgt Charles Henry Gray DFM - Amersfoort (OUD LEUSDEN) General Cemetery Plot 13. Row 2. Grave 23



Sources:

http://www.nimh.nl/nl/images/1942%20sec_tcm5-7283.pdf
http://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/item2.php?SGLO=T1457
CWGC
Bomber Command Losses 1942.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
25-Mar-2017 10:34 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Nov-2017 22:11 Red Dragon Updated [Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
06-Jan-2018 12:46 XindelX Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
26-Sep-2018 08:45 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]
16-Apr-2020 08:47 TigerTimon Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport]

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