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the Heroes of Silence


* To the 218 Squadron *
* To the crew of BK712-HA-G *
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* Cemetery where rest the crew *

Crash site of Stirling BK712-HA-G
22/06/1943

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Unit: 218 Squadron
Aircraft: Stirling
Code: BK712-HA-G
Base: Downham Market
Mission: Krefeld
Crew officer: P/O Shillinglaw W G
Incident: Shot down by German fighter

Location: (Prov. Vlaams Brabant)

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Facts

Shot down by night fighter pilot Leutnant Heinz-Wolfgang Schnaufer of the Stab II./NJG 1, flying a Bf 110 G-4 from St Trond (Sint-Truiden) airfield.

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The graves of the Airmen

Sources:
Aviation Safety
The International Bomber Command Centre (IBCC)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC)
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