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Crash site of Lancaster ND734-TL-H
24/06/1944

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cest raf squadron
Unit: 35 Squadron
Aircraft: Lancaster
Code: ND734-TL-H
Base:
Mission: Coubronne (F)
Crew officer: Squadron Leader Ingram
Incident: Shot down by a German night-fighter

Location: (Prov. West-Vlanderen)

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Facts

On the return flight from a mision to Coubronne, in Lancaster III, ND734 TL-H, piloted by Squadron Leader Ingram DFC to mark a V1 site, the crew was shot down from 11,000 feet by a night-fighter in the vicinity of Dunkerque.
Both the pilot and Weatherill where killed, whilst the remaining 6 members of the crew were taken POW;
Flying Officer Weatherill was 22 years old.

Sources:
Traces of War
The International Bomber Command Centre (IBCC)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC)
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