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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53383
Last updated: 8 December 2019
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Date:04-JUN-1941
Time:20:08 LT
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:139 (Jamaica) Squadron Royal Air Force (139 (Jamaica) Sqn RAF)
Registration: R3903
C/n / msn: XD-R
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea 30 km off Bergen aan Zee, Noord-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Horsham St Faith
Destination airport:RAF Horsham St Faith
Narrative:
Took off from RAF Horsham St Faith at 1900 hrs for an operation to De Kooy airfield, Noord-Holland.
A Messerschmitt Bf 109 from De Kooy airfield, flown by Unteroffizier Heinz Nöcker of the 3./JG 1, was the cause of the demise of this raider.

All are commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial:
Pilot - P/O. W. Baser 87459 RAF
Observer - Sgt. A.W. Simpson 40949 RNzAF
Wo ag - Sgt. C.E. Triggs 973935 RAF

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1041&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War 1941 Page62.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
09-Apr-2016 18:20 Red Dragon Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Apr-2016 18:20 Red Dragon Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Apr-2016 18:20 Red Dragon Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Dec-2017 17:53 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
11-Jan-2018 18:44 XindelX Updated [Operator]
26-Sep-2018 08:54 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
01-Jun-2019 08:40 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]

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