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RAF aircraft's crash sites in Province of Liege:

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Elegy to
the Heroes of Silence

* To the 207 Squadron *
* To the crew of L7321-EM-D *
* To the monument erected in remembrance *
* Cemetery where rest the crew *

Crash site of Manchester L7321-EM-D

cest raf squadron
Unit: 207 Squadron
Aircraft: Manchester
Code: L7321-EM-D
Base: Waddington
Mission: Koln
Crew officer: P/O Unsworth Joseph
Incident: Shot down by German fighter

Location: (Prov. Liege)



Returning the bombing of Cologne station, they are attacked by four hunters north of Liege. Five crew members will be killed and all based in Heverlee War Cemetery near Leuven. Driver: P / Off Joseph Unsworth (killed), First Officer Howard Carroll (this document); Bomber: P / Off William Egbert Simpson (killed); Radio operator Sgt Gilbert Cox (escaped), gunner and radio operator 2nd Ernest Molding (killed); gunner P / Off Frank Mason (killed); rear gunner Sgt AF Dickson, RCAF (killed).

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