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RAF aircraft's crash sites in Province of Hainaut:

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* To the 101 Squadron *
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* Cemetery where rest the crew *

Crash site of Lancaster DV308-SR-V

cest raf squadron
Unit: 101 Squadron
Aircraft: Lancaster
Code: DV308-SR-V
Base: Ludfort Magna
Mission: berlin
Crew officer: P/O Bell D J
Incident: Shot down by German fighter

Location: (Prov. Hainaut)



The aircraft was damaged by night fighter pilot Major Wilhelm Herget of the Stab I./NJG 4, who was flying a Bf 110 G-4 from Florennes airfield. Damaged in the main fuel tank, it exploded in mid-air.


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