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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69374
Last updated: 19 June 2021
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Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:211 Squadron Royal Air Force (211 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L8478
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Monastir Gap -   Greece
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
L8478 - Seen circling the village of Vigla, climbing into fog shrouded mountain, found next day 50ft below summit. Shot down or collision?
S/Ldr (36090) Antony Thornburn Irvine (pilot) RAF CO 211 Sqn - killed.
P/O (44072) Gerald Davies (obs) RAF - killed.
P/O (79188) Arthur Charles Geary (Wop/AG) RAF - killed.


Air Britain RAF Aircraft L1000 - N9999

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Revision history:

23-Oct-2009 02:34 JINX Added
15-Dec-2014 20:11 Polis Updated [Operator, Narrative]
26-Sep-2018 10:41 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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