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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 Wellington IC (Reg. X9976 AA-)


Historical Data:
Taking off from Feltwell on a bombing mission to Berlin, their Wellington IC (Reg. X9976 AA-) was shot down by a night-fighter, piloted by Oblt. Helmut Lent (4./NJG1) and crashed at 0121 at Oldeboorn (Friesland), 5km E of Akkrum, Holland. All six crewmen were killed.