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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53022
Last updated: 20 November 2019
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Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:82 (United Provinces) Squadron Royal Air Force (82 (United Provinces) Sqn RAF)
Registration: V6440
C/n / msn: UX-X
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Postweg / Schoolweg Soesterberg, Utrecht -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Bodney
Destination airport:
Took off from RAF Bodney at 17:28 hrs on an Intruder mission to Soesterberg airfield. Shot down by gemischte Flak-Abteilung 155 (o) after attacking Soesterberg airfield. The crew are all buried in Leusden General Cemetery Amersfoort.
Pilot F/Lt. K.H. Nash 41310 RAF Amersfoort 13 2 18
Observer Sgt. H.C. Downs 39965 RNzAF Amersfoort 13 2 20
Wireless op Sgt. E.F.J. Cooper 1102279 RAF Amersfoort 13 2 19

Bomber Command Losses 1942.
ORB 82 Sqdn RAF

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
20-Jun-2013 09:13 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
12-Nov-2017 18:32 Red Dragon Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Dec-2017 14:58 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Dec-2017 19:38 XindelX Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Dec-2017 22:07 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
06-Jan-2018 14:04 XindelX Updated [Cn, Operator, Destination airport, Narrative]
26-Sep-2018 08:40 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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