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The text below gives a summary of the conflict (i.e. war), event or incident that resulted in deaths in the Borough or abroad. On the right are listed the individual events and incidents, such as battles or air raids. For each conflict the total number of casualties are given, whereas for each event or incident the names of those who died are listed in alphabetical order.

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Details for: Loss of Lancaster III (Reg. ED487 WS-D)


Historical Data:
Taking off at 2223 from Bardney for a bombing raid on Köln, their Lancaster III (Reg. ED487 WS-D) was shot down by a night-fighter, piloted by Uffz Hubatsch (5./NJG5), crashing at 0118 at Vorst (Antwerpen), 9 km SSE of Geel. Four crewmen were killed, three were taken into captivity.