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Blenheim I L8404 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Blenheim I L8404



Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  02 Jul 41 Aircraft Name  Blenheim IV Serial Number  L8404
Unit  Not60 Operating Airfield  Drigh Road Country  India
Aircrew details Flt Lt Mark Walter Howchin UPHILL*(40156)
Sgt John D'estreville LENFESTEY*(771911)
Details control lost, spun into ground inverted near Karachi; on loan to 20 Squadron at Peshawar (still with Audaxes), converting to Lysanders . Leading Aircraftman Sidney Alfred DOWNING (611378)
Source AIR81 : Casualty Files at NA, Kew, UK

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Blenheim IV L8404

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Leading AircraftmanSidney Alfred DOWNING (611378) Wireless Operator Blenheim I L8404  AIR81/7323 1941-07-0220 Sqdn AIR27 PakistanKarachi War Cemetery
SergeantJohn D'estreville LENFESTEY (771911) Blenheim I L8404  AIR81/7323 1941-07-0220 Sqdn AIR27 PakistanKarachi War Cemetery
Flight LieutenantMark Walter Howchin UPHILL (40156) Pilot Blenheim I L8404  AIR81/7323 1941-07-0220 Sqdn AIR27 PakistanKarachi War Cemetery


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