Incident Folder

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 I (Reg. W4195 ZN-W)


Historical Data:
Taking off at 1900 from Syerston on a mission to Köln, their Lancaster I (Reg. W4195 ZN-W) was shot down by a night-foghter and crashed at 2245 near Valburg (Gelderland), 12 km SW of Arnhem. Three of the crewmen were killed, four were captured.