Accident Bristol Blenheim Mk IV B 256,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139708
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Date:Wednesday 27 November 1940
Type:Silhouette image of generic BLEN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bristol Blenheim Mk IV
Owner/operator:32 Mira Royal Hellenic Air Force
Registration: B 256
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:over Pogradec -   Albania
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
On 27 November 1940 the Greek III Army Corps launched an attack on Italian positions in the sector of Pogradec. The Blenheim IV B256 of 32 Mira was lost without survivor during a raid in the vicinity of Pogradec, presumably shot down by ground fire during a sortie to support the offensive.

Crew (all killed):
Yposminagos Alexandros Malakis (pilot)
Anthyposminagos Asterios Liapis
Anthyposminagos Christodoulos Filippidis (air gunner/bombardier)


Revision history:

07-Nov-2011 11:41 nikitas Added
21-Nov-2018 17:54 Laurent Rizzotti Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
28-Jan-2020 15:36 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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