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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 I (Reg. ME734 CF-)


Historical Data:
Taking off at 2216 from Kelstern on a mission to attack railway yards at Rouen, their Lancaster I (reg. ME734 CF-) was shot down at 0230 by an intruder near their airfield. All seven crewmen were killed.