Unit: 156 Squadron
Crew officer: F/Sgt Harper
Incident: Shot down by German fighter
Location: (Prov. Vlaams Brabant)
Coming back from a mission of bombing over Mainz, the Wellington was attacked by a German night fighter near Leuven and crashed to Tildonck (Brabant).
Sgt Harker and P/O Lenover were killed in the crash. The rest of the crew was done PoW.
The International Bomber Command Centre (IBCC)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC)