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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53002
Last updated: 17 December 2019
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Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:114 (Hong Kong) Squadron Royal Air Force (114 (Hong Kong) Sqn RAF)
Registration: V5726
C/n / msn: RT_R
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:between Schiphol and Amsterdam, Noord-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF West Raynham, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Took off from RAF West Raynham at 19:40 hrs for an Intruder mission to Leeuwarden airfield. Shot down by gemischte Flak-Abteilung 242 (v) from Schiphol.
Intruder offensive patrols to destroy enemy aircraft over their own territory, usually carried out at night.
Pilot Sgt. T.A. Peters 1281527 RAF Amsterdam 85 A 2
Observer Sgt. G.N. Church 402438 RAAF Amsterdam 85 A 5
Wo ag Sgt. K.M. Bird 1281394 RAF Amsterdam 85 A 3

Bomber Command Losses 1942

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
02-Nov-2017 17:11 Red Dragon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Jan-2018 19:43 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Jan-2018 12:46 XindelX Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
26-Sep-2018 08:41 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]
02-Nov-2019 11:43 TigerTimon Updated [Other fatalities, Location]

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