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Blenheim IV R3821 crashed at Aalborg West on 13/8-1940.
The aircraft belonged to RAF 82 Sqn. Bomber Command and was coded UX-N.
Pilot P/O Hale managed to get thru to the airfield, but before Observer Sgt. Oliver could unload the bombs R3821 was hit by flak from 3/Flak Abt.615 and crashed on Aalborg West, its bomb load exploding on impact.
Pilot P/O Earl R. Hale, Observer Sgt Ralston G. Oliver and Air gunner Sgt. Alfred E. Boland were
all killed and were laid to rest in Vadum cemetery on 16/8 1940.
Observer Sgt Ralston G. Oliver
Air gunner Sgt. Alfred E. Boland
Parts from R3821 being removed
Sources : Ole Rønnest, Aabybro, LBUK, RL, WD.
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