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Crash site of Wellington R1615-GR-G

cest raf squadron
Unit:301 Squadron
Aircraft: Wellington
Code: R1615-GR-G
Base: Hemswell
Mission: Essen
Crew officer: P/O Wincenty Glowacki
Incident: Hit by Flak

Location: (Prov. Antwerpen)



Hit by flak whilst en route to the target .The aircraft crashed 15km of Turnhout


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