Accident Bristol Blenheim Mk V BA249, Sunday 3 January 1943
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Date:Sunday 3 January 1943
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BLEN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bristol Blenheim Mk V
Owner/operator:51 OTU RAF
Registration: BA249
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Home Farm, Ravensden, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Cranfield, Bedfordshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Blenheim BA249: Took off for Night Training flying. 03/01/1943
Flew into ground at night Home Farm, Ravensden,
Crew:
F/Lt (43523) James Sibley SIMONS AFC (Pilot) RAF - killed
????

Sources:

1.Blenheim production list
2.ORB 51 OTU RAF
3.CWGC

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