RAF 614 SQN
Bristol Blenheim V BA829
Portreath (GB) → Gibraltar
P/O C. P. C. De Wesselow GB
F/S I. J. Self GB
Sgt W. D. Bunting NZ
The crew was on the way to North Africa when several mechanical problems made tehm land near Serpa.
The crew was interned in Elvas fora a time and was repatriated on January 17, 1943.
The aircraft became part of the portuguese Aeronáutica Militar with the registration number AM263.
*W. D. Bunting
* Ivor Self
* Aviões da Cruz de Cristo – Mário Canongia LOPES
* Evade & Escape Report - National Archives/ London Kew
* "The Bristol Blenheim" - Graham Warner