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Henley  L3339 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Henley  L3339

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  11 Feb 40 Aircraft Name  Henley I Serial Number  L3339
Unit  1 AACU Operating Airfield   Country  UK/Sea
Aircrew details
Source Henk Welting's Database

National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/1822Flight Lieutenant J N Thornewill, Flying Officer R H Lemon: killed; aircraft accident, Porthcawl, Henley L3339, 7 Bombing and Gunnery School, 11 February 1940.C16471252

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Henley I L3339

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flying OfficerReginald Henry LEMON (70391) Pilot Henley L3339  AIR81/1822 1940-02-117 BGS United KingdomTheydon Garnon (All Saints) Ch
Flight LieutenantJohn Nicholas THORNEWILL (39834) Pilot Henley L3339  AIR81/1822 1940-02-117 BGS United KingdomPyle Cemetery

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Related Posts in RAF Commands Forum

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400211 - 'Unaccounted' airmen 11-2-1940Old one from Archive [URL][/URL] Confirmed on AB-IX Posting by Peter Lloyd Thornewill and Lemon on L3339 11.2.40. Henley L3339 of 7 BGS crashed on the rocks at Rest Bay. Both pilot and passenger, F/O J N Thornewill and F/O Reginald Henry Lemon 70391, were killed. Cloud base was 1000 feet and there were fleeting snow showers. The pilot, 39834 Flight Lieutenant John Nicholas Thornewill, R.A.F. lies in Pyle Cemetery, South Wales in Grave 683. ....Read More.paulmcmillan on 4th October 2016 04:02:07
751663 LAC Laurence Dacre Stratford 11/1/1940Pete Westland Wallace K4340 went into the water at Margam Ranges on this day. I have two fatalities recorded against this a/c, CP Seymour-Smith and LD Stratford. Margam was certainly within the Neath registration district at the time. There was another 7BGS accident which involved Henley L3339 which crashed in the Porthcawl area on the same day, JN Thornewill and RH Lemon being killed . However Porthcawl, although being close by, was not in the Neath district. Does this help? regards DaveW ....Read More.davew on 4th December 2018 07:42:52

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