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The Airmen fallen during WW2 in Province of Antwerpen
Crew of Halifax HR839-LK-L fallen to Herentals on 26/06/1943

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Elegy to
the Heroes of Silence



* To the 51 Squadron *
* To the crash of HR839-LK-L *
* To the monument erected in remembrance *
* Cemetery where rest the crew *

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The Crew


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SMITH, ARTHUR

Sergeant, 653815, 51 sqd
Royal Air Force, United Kingdom
Buried: grave IVa. A. 7., SCHOONSELHOF CEMETERY

Killed in action
Incident: on Halifax HR839-LK-L fallen Herentals on 29/06/1943
More infos about him, here
crew
TAY, JOHN PERTON

Pilot Officer, 145472, 51 sqd
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, United Kingdom
Buried: grave IVa. A. 10., SCHOONSELHOF CEMETERY

Killed in action
Incident: on Halifax HR839-LK-L fallen Herentals on 29/06/1943
More infos about him, here
crew
BUTLER, WILLIAM CAIRNS

Sergeant, 1554168, 51 sqd
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, United Kingdom
Buried: grave IVa. A. 6., SCHOONSELHOF CEMETERY

Killed in action
Incident: on Halifax HR839-LK-L fallen Herentals on 29/06/1943
More infos about him, here
crew
VIDAL, AYMERIC ESSEX

Pilot Officer, 145472, 51 sqd
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, United Kingdom
Buried: grave IVa. A. 8., SCHOONSELHOF CEMETERY

Killed in action
Incident: on Halifax HR839-LK-L fallen Herentals on 29/06/1943
More infos about him, here
crew
REDSHAW, ANTHONY CANTELL

Sergeant, 1451970, 51 sqd
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, United Kingdom
Buried: grave IVa. A. 9., SCHOONSELHOF CEMETERY

Killed in action
Incident: on Halifax HR839-LK-L fallen Herentals on 29/06/1943
More infos about him, here
crew
HOULSTON, JOHN LOFTHOUSE ROBINSON

Pilot Officer, 52068, 51 sqd
Royal Air Force, United Kingdom
Buried: grave IVa. B. 42., SCHOONSELHOF CEMETERY

Killed in action
Incident: on Halifax HR839-LK-L fallen Herentals on 29/06/1943
More infos about him, here
crew
ELDRIDGE R L G

Sergeant,1554158, 51 sqd
Royal Air Force United Kingdom

Evaded
Incident: on Halifax HR839-LK-L fallen Herentals on 29/06/1943
More infos about him, here
crew
POPLEY T H

Sergeant,126884, 51 sqd
Royal Air Force United Kingdom

Prisoner of War
Incident: on Halifax HR839-LK-L fallen Herentals on 29/06/1943
More infos about him, here
Sources:

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