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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. ED875 AS-)


Historical Data:
Taking off at 1943 from Kirmington for a mission against Hannover, this Lancaster II (Reg. ED875 AS-) returned early and, after acknowledging landing instructions, crahsed on Cain Hill near Caistor, Lincolnshire. All seven crewmen were killed.


1 person killed