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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69333
Last updated: 14 February 2020
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Date:13-APR-1941
Time:16:08
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:211 Squadron Royal Air Force (211 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L8449
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lake Mikri Prespa, Mikrolimni -   Greece
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Paramythia, Greece
Destination airport:RAF Paramythia, Greece
Narrative:
L8449 - Shot down in flames by Bf.109 of 6./JG 27 flown by Hauptmann Hans-Joachim Gerlach.
Crew:
F/Lt A C Godfrey (pilot) RAF injured. Killed in 1946 flying with BEA on Flight No: 530. Douglas C-47A
Sgt (746861) James Benjamin Thomas "Peggy" O'Neill (obs) RAFVR - killed.
F/Sgt (653434) Jack Wainhouse (Wop/AG) RAF- killed.

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft L1000 - N9999
http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19460807-0
http://aircrewremembered.com/godfrey-alan.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Oct-2009 09:35 JINX Added
15-Dec-2014 20:17 Paco Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
17-Jan-2015 21:07 pietrzak Updated [Time, Location, Country, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Photo, ]
26-Sep-2018 10:42 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source, Operator]

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