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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. PB294 EM-G)


Historical Data:
Taking off at 2150 from Spilsby to bomb an oil depot at Donges, their Lancaster III (Reg. PB294 EM-G) crashed into the sea off the Lincolnshire coast while jettisoning bombs. All seven crewmen were killed.


1 person killed