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Blenheim IV T2440 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Blenheim IV T2440

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  26 Aug 41 Aircraft Name  Blenheim IV Serial Number  T2440
Unit  AAC 11 Grp Operating Airfield   Country  UK
Aircrew details
Source Henk Welting's Database

National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/8580Pilot Officer E W Swarsbrick: killed; aircraft accident at RAF Hornchurch, Blenheim T2440, Anti Air Co-operation Unit, 26 August 1941.C16924422

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Blenheim IV T2440

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Pilot OfficerEric Wilfred SWARSBRICK (66604) Pilot Blenheim IV T2440  Forum Post 1941-08-2611 Gp AAC United KingdomHornchurch Cemetery

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410826 - Unaccounted airmen - 26-8-1941What were the places of death registration for: AC1 Horace BUCKNELL - 354090; LAC Max H. CHIVERTON - 1119616; Sgt John D. JOHNSTON - 571193 - 35 Sqn (Linton-on-Ouse, Yorkshire); P/O (Pilot) Eric W. SWARBRICK - 66604, and AC1 Cyril A. WILLOUGHBY - 949185. Proposed aircraft losses for this day: Blenheim IV - T2440 - 11 Grp AAC - crashed on approach Hornchurch. Magister I - T9696 - 5 EFTS - crashed on overshoot Meir. Tiger Moth II - N6937 - 19 EFTS - abandoned Pontblydden, near Mold, Flintshire. Regards and thanks for your help. Henk. ....Read More.Henk Welting on 30th November 2008 11:51:44
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410826 - Unaccounted airmen - 26-8-1941Hi Henk Warner's Blenheim confirms Swarsbrick, killed as the solo pilot on T2440 Regards Dick ....Read More.Dick on 30th November 2008 01:07:54

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