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 Hudson I (Reg. N7300 VX-B)


Historical Data:
On returning to Bircham Newton after convoy protection duties, the pilot of this Hudson I (Reg. N7300 VX-B) reported poor visibility. The aircraft was told to go to Coltishall but, at 1632, crashed on fire into a wood near West Raynham Hall, Norfolk. All four crewmen were killed.


1 person killed