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Location of RAF aircraft's crashes in Walloon Brabant
Thorembais-Saint-Trond

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Elegy to
the Heroes of Silence


* To the 149 Squadron *
* To the crew of X9633-OJ-R *
* To the monument erected in remembrance *
* Cemetery where rest the crew *

Crash site of Wellington X9633-OJ-R
7/08/1941

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Unit: 149 Squadron
Aircraft: Wellington
Code: X9633-OJ-R
Base: Mildenhall
Mission: Mannheim
Crew officer:
Incident: Shot down by German fighter

Location: Thorembais-St-Trond (Prov. Walloon Brabant)

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Facts

Wellington X9633 took off from RAF Mildenhall at 2239 hours on the night of 6/7th August 1941, detailed to bomb Mannheim, Germany.
Nothing was heard from the aircraft after take off and it failed to return to base. Crashed for unknown reason to Thorembais, Walloon Brabant.

Sources:

The International Bomber Command Centre (IBCC)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC)
Aircrew Remembered
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