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 Blenheim IV T1879



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Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/4911Pilot Officer F R Bullot, Sergeant C H Bartram, Sergeant D H Clayson: killed; aircraft crashed at Capuzzo, Libya, on return from operational flight, Blenheim T1879, 55 Squadron, 21 January 1941.C16689009

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Blenheim IV T1879

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantCharles Herbert BARTRAM (527004) Air Gunner Blenheim IV T1879 AIR81/4911 1941-01-2155 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptHalfaya Sollum War Cemetery
Flying OfficerFrank Reidhaar BULLOT (40986) Pilot Blenheim IV T1879 AIR81/4911 1941-01-2155 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptHalfaya Sollum War Cemetery
SergeantDavid Hugh CLAYSON (755729) Wireless Op./Air Gunner Blenheim IV T1879 AIR81/4911 1941-01-2155 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptHalfaya Sollum War Cemetery

Related Posts in RAF Commands Forum

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Blenheim I L8673 18 Oct 1939 Confirmation Crew Details Bomber Losses Middle East Vol1Success Thanks to David Gunby who put me in touch with Pel Temple, who supplied the info he used to comprise day bomber losses for Middle East Volume 1. Pel confirmed his source as AHB, but importantly supplied the Service Numbers used 40938 Nicolson, Ralph Holden. Pilot. MiD, Killed later in the war in 55 Sqn RAF, Blenheim V5514 527004 LAC Bartram, Charles Herbert, Obs, Later Killed in Blenheim, T1879. 532904 AC1 J Rown, AG. 538134 AC1 T.R. Sherr. WOp/AG. Searching Air 78 for 532904 AC1 J Rown, (who I believed to be actually "J Brown") brought up AC1 James Brown 532904 Searching Air 78 for 538134 AC1 T.R. Sherr (who I believed to be actually Cherry) brought up "Philip Douglas Cherry" 538034 (which is near enough for me especially as you find out he got DFM while with No. 55 Squadron 22nd August, 1941 and no 'R' Cherry came close to 538134 and a written P may be look like an R in some handwriting! QED BTW My "J Brown" and "R" Cherry came from an Irvin parachute list so I was happy with that ....Read More.paulmcmillan on 19th August 2013 05:52:41


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