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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53579
Last updated: 18 April 2021
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Time:12:20 LT
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:59 Squadron Royal Air Force (59 Sqn RAF)
Registration: V5687
C/n / msn: TR-H
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea off Hoek van Holland, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Thorney Island, West Sussex
Destination airport:
The aircraft was hit by ships Flak during an anti-shipping operation and crashed.

Pilot P/O. H.D. Norton RAF Survived POW
Observer Sgt. W. Flury RAF Survived POW
Wo ag Sgt. J.J. Hulme 941305 RAF Bergen NH 1 E 11


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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
26-Apr-2019 19:43 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Apr-2019 10:40 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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