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Location of RAF aircraft's crashes in Walloon Brabant
Baisy-Thy

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Elegy to
the Heroes of Silence


* To the 429 Squadron *
* To the crew of Halifax MZ295-AL-Y *
* To the monument erected in remembrance *
* Cemetery where rest the crew *

Crash site of Halifax MZ295-AL-Y
28/05/1944

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cest raf squadron
Unit: 429 Squadron
Aircraft: Halifax
Code: MZ295-AL-Y
Base:
Mission: Leopoldsburg
Crew officer:
Incident: Collided with Halifax LV831-ZL-P

Location: (Prov. Walloon Brabant)

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Facts

Bourg-Leopold to bomb the military camp. 331 aircraft, 10 Lost (3.0%). The use of Oboe helped to pinpoint the target exactly resulting in serious damage to the target.
Reason for Loss: Collided mid-air with a 427 Sqn Halifax (LV831 ZL-P)) with both aircraft crashing at Baisy-Thy, Belgium

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Tre crew of Halifax MZ295

Sources:
Pierre Lagacé
The International Bomber Command Centre (IBCC)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC)
Aircrew Remembered
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