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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53377
Last updated: 8 December 2019
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Date:09-JUN-1941
Time:17:05
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:18 Squadron Royal Air Force (18 Sqn RAF)
Registration: V6428
C/n / msn: WV-M
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea north of Schiermonnikoog island -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Oulton
Destination airport:RAF Oulton
Narrative:
Mission-Anti-Shipping. Took off from RAF Oulton at 1518 hrs. The aircraft was hit by fighter pilot Feldwebel Heinz Ahnert of the 3./JG 52, who was flying a Bf 109 F-2 from Leeuwarden airfield. Crashed at 1705 hrs in position 5335N 0622E.
Flt Sgt Bullivant is buried in Anjum (Friesland) Protestant Cemetery; his crew have no known graves:

Pilot F/Sgt. I.A. Bullivant 745781 RAF Anjum 6 12
Observer F/Sgt. S.D. Gallery 580539 RAF Runnymede Memorial 36
Wo ag F/Sgt. R.F. Hind 648984 RAF Runnymede Memorial 36

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1045&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
LW claims by Michael Balss
Royal Air Force Bommber Command losses of the Second World war 1941 Page 63.
ORB 18 Sqdn RAF


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
11-Apr-2016 07:53 Red Dragon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Apr-2016 07:53 Red Dragon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Apr-2016 07:53 Red Dragon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Dec-2017 17:55 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator]
29-Dec-2017 17:56 Nepa Updated [Source]
06-Jan-2018 13:28 XindelX Updated [Operator]
08-Jun-2019 07:57 TigerTimon Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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