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 Blenheim IV  P6913


Incidents/Accidents

DateAircraftUnitPilot NameLocation
25 May 40 Blenheim IV P6913 15 Sqdn France
RemarksTook off 1027 from Wyton. Shot down near St-Inglevert (Pas-de- Calais) midway on the main road between Calais and Marquise France.Henk Welting's Database

National Archives AIR81

Citation Aircraft AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/561Blenheim IV P6913Sergeant P Bloomer, Pilot Officer D S R Harriman and Pilot Officer J H Gordon: report of deaths; Blenheim P6913 crashed at Hervelinghen, France, 25 May 1940. Note: With fabric identity stripC14502012

Casualties in the CWGC Register for Blenheim IV P6913

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantPeter BLOOMER (580567) Observer Blenheim IV P6913  AIR81/561 1940-05-2515 Sqdn AIR27 FranceSt. Inglevert Churchyard
Pilot OfficerJames Hamilton GORDON (43157) Air Gunner Blenheim IV P6913  AIR81/561 1940-05-2515 Sqdn AIR27 FranceSt. Inglevert Churchyard
Pilot OfficerDouglas Sidney Reeve HARRIMAN (41846) Pilot Blenheim IV P6913  AIR81/561 1940-05-2515 Sqdn AIR27 FranceSt. Inglevert Churchyard

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