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Location of RAF aircraft's crashes in the Province of Vlaams-Brabant

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Last update: 25/06/23

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the Heroes of Silence

* To the 466 Squadron *
* To the crew of HE212-HD *
* To the monument erected in remembrance *
* Cemetery where rest the crew *

Crash site of Wellington HE212-HD-

cest raf squadron

Unit: 466 Squadron
Aircraft: Wellington
Code: HE212-HD
Base: Leconfield
Mission: Wuppertal
Crew officer:P/O Lloyd S R
Incident: Shot down by German fighter

Location: (Prov. Vlaams Brabant)



HE212 was shot down by a night-fighter and crashed at 04:00 at Vollezele (Brabant), 26km West South West of Brussels. 719 aircraft including 113 Wellington's detailed to attack, 8 Wellington's lost including HE212 and MS494 from 466 Squadron.
All the crew are buried in the Brussels Town Cemetery.

466 Squadron
The International Bomber Command Centre (IBCC)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC)
Aircrew Remembered

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