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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53595
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:14-APR-1941
Time:16:45
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:21 Squadron Royal Air Force (21 Sqn RAF)
Registration: R2784
C/n / msn: YH-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Oegstgeest -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Watton, Uk
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mission:-Leiden. Took off from RAF Watton to attack a power station. Crashed at 16:45 hrs at Oegstgeest (Zee Holland), 2 km NW of Oegstgeest. All are buried at Oegstgeest.
Crew
Sgt E Newhouse +
Sgt V A Cobb +
Sgt J M C Bougin +

Sources:

http://www.nimh.nl/nl/images/1941%20sec_tcm5-7282.pdf
Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War 1941 Page 41.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
04-Apr-2016 18:22 Red Dragon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Apr-2016 18:12 Black Jack Updated [Time, Operator, Narrative]
26-Sep-2018 09:51 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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