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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69374
Last updated: 12 January 2020
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Date:13-APR-1941
Time:
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:211 Squadron Royal Air Force (211 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L8478
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Monastir Gap -   Greece
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
L8478 - Seen circling the village of Vigla, climbing into fog shrouded mountain, found next day 50ft below summit. Shot down or collision?
Crew:
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.

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft L1000 - N9999


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
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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