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the Heroes of Silence

* To the 420 Squadron *
* To the crew of MZ502-PT-U *
* To the monument erected in remembrance *
* Cemetery where rest the crew *

Crash site of Halifax MZ502-PT-U

cest raf squadron
Unit: 420 Squadron
Aircraft: Halifax
Code: MZ502-PT-U
Base: Tholthorpe
Mission: Leopoldsburg
Crew officer: Flying Officer E J Andrews
Incident: Shot down by German fighter

Location: (Prov. Limburg)



Take off 23.34 Tholthorpe to bomb the militairy camp at Leopoldsburg (Belgium). Shot down by a night- fighter and crashed in open country 3 km SW of Overpelt (Limburg, Belgium) and roughly 5 km ESE of Lommel (Belgium). All were buried at St.Truiden, though their graves are now located in Heverlee War Cemetery.
F/S Mohler RCAF was an American from Excelsior Springs Missouri (USA).

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