Banner



* Ceremony of solemn tribute at Rebecq on September 29th 2021 *
Monument "The Hive" at Zedelgem: A need for every citizen to examine their conscience

RAF aircraft's crash sites in Province of West-Vlaanderen:
Oostende

* Return to the previous page *


Last update: 31/07/21

site search by freefind advanced

Choice your language

Elegy to
the Heroes of Silence


* To the 75 Squadron *
* To the crew of T2463-AA-E *
* To the monument erected in remembrance *
* Cemetery where rest the crew *
* Cemetery where rest the crew *

Crash site of Wellington T2463-AA-E
20/19/1940

aircraft
cest raf squadron
Unit: 75 Squadron
Aircraft: Wellington
Code: T2463-AA-E
Base: Middlehall
Mission: Belgians ports
Crew officer: P/O BRAUN MICHAEL RYVES
Incident: Hit by battery fire

Location: (Prov. West-Vlanderen)

crash

Facts

Maintain pressure on invasion ports
Reason for Loss: Hit by flak from coastal batteries and came down near Leffinge

Sources:

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

Back to the top
"The Belgians Remember Them" - Rue Saint-Marcoult, 14 - B/7830 Silly, Belgique - Tel: +32/(0)68/286.466
Bank: BE97 0018 3886 3049 - BIC: GEBABEBB - Email: belgian.remember(at)gmail.com

Reproduction or distribution in any form of texts, lists and documents presented on this site is forbidden without the express authorization of the author
© Copyright "THE BELGIANS REMEMBER THEM" - 2017, all rights reserved - for all countries

Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict Logo Wilfred Burie Webmastering Compteur.fr analytics