AIR 81/5086

Flight Lieutenant R J McConnell, Sergeant E W Green, Sergeant D Bristow: prisoners of war; aircraft force landed near the Cherbourg peninsular, Blenheim T2282, 21 Squadron, 11 February 1941.

Note: Related files: 4952, 4964

Type: Blenheim IV

Serial: R3914, YH-W

Unit: 21 SQN

Date: 26/11/1940

Details: Crashed on return from ops to Cologne at Middleton-in-Teesdale.

AIR 81/4359

Sergeant H Collinge, Sergeant D Osborne, Sergeant A Moore: killed; crashed on return from operational flight, Blenheim R3914, 21 Squadron, 26 November 1940.

Also See AIR 81/4519

Sergeant F Spillard: injured; Pilot Officer J K Rodgers, Sergeant H Jones: uninjured; enemy action, Blenheim R3914, 21 Squadron, 7 July 1940.

Note: The Bristol Blenheim: A Complete History - Page 247

09-07-1940 R3914 21 Squadron: not lost, but badly damaged and crash-landed at base; P/O Rodger (Pilot) and Sgt Spillard (Obs) injured, aircraft repaired.