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 Blenheim IV  Z7689


Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 04 Jan 42 Aircraft Name Blenheim IV Serial Number Z7689
Unit 82 Sqdn Operating Airfield Country
Aircrew details
Details
Source Henk Welting's Database

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Blenheim IV Z7689

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flight SergeantDonald Wood BEIRNES (R/61113) Blenheim IV Z7689  Forum Post 1942-01-0482 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
SergeantPaul CHANING-PEARCE (927024) Blenheim IV Z7689  Forum Post 1942-01-0482 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
SergeantJohn James Henry ROBBINS (931136) Blenheim IV Z7689  Forum Post 1942-01-0482 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial

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82 Sqn RAF - 4 Jan 1942 loss with RCAF pilot DW BeirnesHello, 4 Jan 1942 No.82 Sqn. Blenheim IV Z7689 Ferry Flight. Took off Egypt for Malta, but failed to arrive and believed shot down by an enemy fighter. All of the crew are commemorated on the Alamein Memorial. Sgt D W BEIRNES DFM + * Sgt P CHANING-PEARCE + Sgt J J H ROBBINS + * ADDENDA AND CORRIGENDA - Section Four: Corrections and Additional Information. 1942 - 4 January - Blenheim IV Z7689 - Sgt D W Beirnes DFM [sic] RCAF. BLME2/231. See: Royal Air Force Bomber Losses in the Middle East and Mediterranean Vol.1: 1939-1942 Gunby,David & Pelham Temple Hinckley:Midland Publishing,2006. p.116 I can't find any evidence that Donald Wood Biernes RCAF was awarded a DFM. Hptm Rolf Jung, Kdr. Stab I./NJG 2, claimed a Blenheim south of Malta on 4 January, 1942 (Ref: W. Bock NJG 2 f.207). Col. ....Read More.COL BRUGGY on 15th October 2019 11:29:51


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