Monument "The Hive" at Zedelgem: A need for every citizen to examine their conscience

* Ceremony of solemn tribute at Rebecq on September 29th 2021 *

Location of RAF aircraft's crashes in the Province of Vlaams-Brabant

* Return to the previous page *

Last update: 31/07/21

site search by freefind advanced

Choice your language

Elegy to
the Heroes of Silence

* To the 10 Squadron *
* To the crew of HX347-ZA-Q *
* To the monument erected in remembrance *
* Cemetery where rest the crew *
* Memorial where crew members missed are honored *

Crash site of Halifax HX347-ZA-Q

cest raf squadron
Unit: 10 Squadron
Aircraft: Halifax
Code: HX347-ZA-Q
Base: Melbourne
Mission: Mechelen
Crew officer: P/O LASSEY, GEORGE
Incident: Shot down by German fighter

Location: (Prov. Vlaams Brabant)



Chorley BCL Vol 6 gives the crash location as Eppegem(Brabant) described as a small village roughly half way between Brussels and Mechelen, the target for that night. 1 crew member evaded capture but all the rest died when the a/c exploded. Setter, Sgt T K D Lucas A/G, and the pilot P/O G Lassey are buried in Brussels Town Cemetery, the rest who died have no known graves. Chorley does not say what brought the a/c down


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

Back to the top
"The Belgians Remember Them" - Rue Saint-Marcoult, 14 - B/7830 Silly, Belgique - Tel: +32/(0)68/286.466
Bank: BE97 0018 3886 3049 - BIC: GEBABEBB - Email: belgian.remember(at)

Reproduction or distribution in any form of texts, lists and documents presented on this site is forbidden without the express authorization of the author
© Copyright "THE BELGIANS REMEMBER THEM" - 2017, all rights reserved - for all countries

Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict Logo Wilfred Burie Webmastering analytics