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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53830
Last updated: 4 November 2019
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Date:19-AUG-1940
Time:08:03 LT
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:114 (Hong Kong) Squadron Royal Air Force (114 (Hong Kong) Sqn RAF)
Registration: R3892
C/n / msn: RT-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Zuiderweg 31, Zuidoostbeemster, Noord-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Oulton
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 06:10 LT for an operation to Bremen, Germany.

Over Noord-Holland, shot down by fighter pilot Unteroffizier R. Woick of the 7./JG 54 (based at Guīnes-Courgain airfield, France), who was flying a Bf 109E.

Crew:
Pilot Sgt. K.H. Dobb 745629 RAF Runnymede Memorial 13 - has a fieldgrave at crashsite
Observer Sgt. A. Stevenson RAF Survived POW
Wo ag Sgt. A.M. Pillans 751549 RAF Runnymede Memorial 18 - has a fieldgrave at crashsite; Pillam according to "Blenheim Strike" page 251

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T0784&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
http://ww2.dk/Airfields%20-%20France.pdf
https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/C16472050


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
20-Mar-2019 13:04 Cobar Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Mar-2019 08:34 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]
22-Mar-2019 18:23 Anon. Updated [Departure airport]
29-Jul-2019 19:43 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
04-Nov-2019 10:55 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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