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Spitfire VB  ER162 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Spitfire VB  ER162

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Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 08 Jan 43 Aircraft Name Spitfire Vb Serial Number ER162
Unit 601 Sqdn Operating Airfield Country
Aircrew details
Source Henk Welting's Database

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Spitfire Vb ER162

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flying OfficerFrank Blelock SAMUEL (104454) Spitfire VB ER162  Forum Post 1943-01-08601 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial

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430108 - Unaccounted airmen - 8-1-1943Henk, Not having the benefit of the later A-B Serials volumes, I only have the following recorded for Rose: BR393 - FTR Ops 13-1-1943 (as quoted on Rose's undigitised A705) ER162 - Missing from interception 8-1-1943 ER593 - Missing presumed shot down by Bf109s 8-1-1943 ER679 - FTR Ops 8-1-1943 Col. ....Read More.COL BRUGGY on 15th June 2010 11:54:04
430108 - Unaccounted airmen - 8-1-1943That being the case, ER162 possibly: Name: SAMUEL, FRANK BLELOCK Initials: F B Nationality: United Kingdom Rank: Flying Officer Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve Unit Text: 601 Sqdn. Age: 20 Date of Death: 08/01/1943 Service No: 104454 Additional information: Son of Harold and Helen Samuel, of Rossett, Denbighshire. Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead Grave/Memorial Reference: Column 269 Memorial: ALAMEIN MEMORIAL. Col. ....Read More.COL BRUGGY on 15th June 2010 02:10:17
8 Jan 1943 19430108Hi All Confirmation needed for the following Spitfire VC, BR393 of No 92 Sqn Fg Off ROSE, GEOFFREY WYNDHAM (402954) RAAF; age: 22 Spitfire VB, ER679 of No 111 Sqn Sgt LONGBOTTOM, GEORGE (1129770) RAFVR; age: 20 Spitfire VB, ER162 or ER612 of No 601 Sqn Fg Off SAMUEL, FRANK BLELOCK (104454) RAFVR; age: 20 Beaufighter VI, JL441 of No 2 (C) OTU Plt Off DIX, PETER NEWMAN (127985) RAFVR; age: 23 All the best Malcolm ....Read More.malcolm_raf on 17th November 2011 02:18:16
8 Jan 1943 19430108Malcolm, Have SAMUEL on ER162. Henk. ....Read More.Henk Welting on 19th November 2011 11:33:18

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