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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53878
Last updated: 12 November 2019
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Date:20-JUL-1940
Time:13:45 LT
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:110 (Hyderabad) Squadron Royal Air Force (110 (Hyderabad) Sqn RAF)
Registration: R3738
C/n / msn: VE-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Haringvliet near the Scheelhoek, Stellendam, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Wattisham, Suffolk
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Blenheim R3738 Mission - Vlissingen (Zeeland, the Netherlands).
The aircraft was hit by fighter pilot Unteroffizier Oswald Frauendorf of the 6./JG 54, who was flying a Bf 109E from Vlissingen airfield.
Crew:
S/Ldr (32024) John Frank STEPHENS (pilot) RAF - killed
Sgt (512517) Ernest Charles PARKER (nav.) RAF - POW
Sgt (533941) James Victor WEST DFM (AG/Wop) RAF - killed

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T0751&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
https://sites.google.com/site/wo2vpr1/home/1940-07-20-13-45-haringvliet-scheelhoek-blenheim-iv-r3738
LW claims by Michael Balss


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
13-Mar-2014 10:49 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
29-Apr-2014 07:15 Nepa Updated [Operator, Embed code, Narrative]
20-Jan-2016 17:51 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
21-Jan-2016 17:28 DB Updated [Operator, Embed code, Narrative]
26-Jan-2016 21:00 JINX Updated [Operator]
29-Feb-2016 14:41 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source]
05-Mar-2016 14:01 J.Cryer Updated [Operator]
26-Sep-2018 07:54 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
19-Jul-2019 14:22 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
12-Sep-2019 14:20 Nepa Updated [Other fatalities, Narrative, Operator]

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