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 Blenheim IV  T1995


Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 18 Mar 41 Aircraft Name Blenheim IV Serial Number T1995
Unit 55 Sqdn Operating Airfield Country
Aircrew details
Details
Source Henk Welting's Database

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Citation Aircraft AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/5473Blenheim IV T1995Flying Officer T O Walker, Sergeant E Collingborn, Sergeant B Lee: missing believed killed; aircraft failed to return from operational flight between Sirte, Libya and Mechina, Palestine, Blenheim T1995, 55 Squadron, 18 March 1941. Note: Related file: 5021C16689571

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Blenheim IV T1995

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantEric Percival COLLINGBORN (527299) Blenheim IV T1995  AIR81/5473 1941-03-1855 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
SergeantBernard LEE (519834) Blenheim IV T1995  AIR81/5473 1941-03-1855 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Flying OfficerThornton Osborne WALKER (40769) Blenheim IV T1995  AIR81/5473 1941-03-1855 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial

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Trying to identify a pilotHello, Here is a completed list for "Sergeants". ERIC -Killed 1941 - Sgt. In one or two cases Eric is a middle name. UK ASHWOOD. 21 Sqn - 04/06/41 - Blenheim IV - V6323. ASHWORTH. 220 Sqn - 04/08/41 - Hudson V - AM625. BARRATT. Ag 7 Sqn - 21-22/04/41 - Stirling I - N6009. BLAKE, ROp - 13/06/41 - 25 OTU - Wellington Ic - R1708. BLOMELEY. 101 Sqn - 03/04/41 - Blenheim IV - N3552 [B]BOWMAN[/B]. ( Pilot ) 26 CFlt. - 24/12/41 - Stirling I - N6066 . BROWN. WopAg U/T - 26/01/41 - 2 OTU - Blenheim I - Z5746. [B]BRUCE[/B]. (Pilot ) 213 Sqn - Hurricane I - P3522. BRUNDISH. 44 Sqn - 17-18/04/41 - Hampden I - X2999. CASH. Obs. 82 Sqn - 20/08/41 - Blenheim IV - V6445 - "UX-E". [B]CASTLE[/B]. 22 Sqn - [B]Married[/B] - 22/01/41 - Beaufort I - N1151. CHAMBERLAIN. WopAg - 12/09/41 - 14 OTU - Hampden I - P1301. DEVEREUX. WopAg - 28/03/41 - 3 OTU - Anson I - L9150. [B]DIAPER[/B]. 504 Sqn - [B]Married[/B] - 17/05/41 Shot dead. [B]DYER[/B]. 44 Sqn - [B]Married[/B] - 02-03/09/41 - Hampden I - AE152. [B]EASTON[/B]. ( Pilot ) 52 OTU - 30/04/41 - Hurricane I - P3864 . EGGLETON. 608 Sqn - 09/09/41 - 1 COTU - Hudson - N7337. ELKINGTON. WopAg 05/11/41 - 608 Sqn - Hudson V - AM642. ELMES. 110 Sqn - 14/08/41 - Blenheim IV - V6515. [B]FLEMING[/B]. ( Pilot ) 258 Sqn - Hurricane II - Z2589 [B]FREESE[/B]. ( Pilot ) 74 Sqn - Spitfire IIa - P7561 [B]FRISBY[/B]. WopAg - [B]Married[/B] - 09/09/41 - Blenheim I - L8693. GRECO. 57 Sqn - 07/11/41 - Wellington Ic - Z8903. HARDMAN. WopAg - 16/10/41 - 25 OTU - Anson I - W2626. HARVEY. 235 Sqn - 23/03/41 - Blenheim IV - L9404. HEALY - Wellington II - W5596 - OADU. [B]HODGES[/B]. 58 Sqn - [B]Married[/B] - 27-28/12/41 - Whitley V - Z6841. HORTON. WopAg 144 Sqn - 07-08/09/41 - Hampden I - AE304. [B]HOSKIN[/B]. ( Pilot ) 10 Sqn - [B]Married[/B] - Whitley V - Z9188 - "ZA-V" - 12/12/41. HUGHES. 51 Sqn - 11-12/02/41 - Whitley V - P5013. IRELAND. 218 Sqn - 10-11/10/41 - Wellington Ic - X9677 - "HA-V". JACKSON. 201 Sqn - 03/12/41 - Sunderland II - W3988 - "ZM-P". JOHNS. 206 Sqn - 13/06/41 - Hudson IV - AE612 - "VO-X". KEETLEY. 115 Sqn - 12/02/41 - Wellington Ic - R3238 - "KO-H". LEE. WopAg 18 Sqn - 22/03/41 - Blenheim IV - T2038 - "WV-M". LLOYD. WopAg 18 Sqn - 25/05/41 - Blenheim IV - R3666. MADDISON. 114 Sqn - 24/05/41 - Blenheim IV - L9267. MAIN - Wellington Ic - Z1049 - 15 OTU - 03/11/41 [B]MASON[/B]. ( Pilot ) 232 Sqn - Hurricane I - P3608 MINSHALL - Wellington II W5596 - OADU. PAINTER. 75(RNZAF) Sqn - 30/11 - 01/12/41 - Wellington Ic - Z1099. [B]PARKER[/B]. (Pilot) 144 Sqn - 20/09/41 - Hampden I - X3030 . PAUL. WopAg 103 Sqn - 20-21/09/41 - Wellington Ic - R1539. PHILLIPS. Obs - 03/03/41 - 13 OTU - Blenheim IV - R3751. [B]POLKINGHORNE[/B]. 10 Sqn - [B]Married[/B] - 16-17/01/41 - Whitley V - T4220. [B]ROBINSON[/B]. ( Pilot ) - 16 OTU - Hampden I - P5318. ROBERTSON 40 Sqn - 16-17/01/41 - Wellington Ic - T2912. [B]RODGER[/B]. WopAg - 7 Sqn - [B]Married[/B] - 29-30/09/41 - Stirling I - W7441 - "MG-Y". [B]ROUTLEDGE[/B]. 9 Sqn - [B]Married[/B ....Read More.Alex Smart on 15th June 2019 08:08:15
Blenheim T1995 lost 18 March 1941Should be Benina, Libya, not Mechina, Palestine? [URL]http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=T1995[/URL] All the best Andreas ....Read More.abiermann on 19th September 2021 04:22:38
AIR81 Errors[quote]AIR81/5473Flying Officer T O Walker, Sergeant E Collingborn, Sergeant B Lee: missing believed killed; aircraft failed to return from operational flight between Sirte, Libya and Mechina, Palestine, Blenheim [URL="https://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=T1995"]T1995[/URL], 55 Squadron, 18 March 1941. Note: Related file: 5021[/quote] Typo in the original Air81 entry, as this should be Mechili, Libya, not Mechina, Palestine. T1995 was downed by Axis AA fire, confirmed by Italian sources. All the best Andreas ....Read More.abiermann on 9th October 2021 04:41:18


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