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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. JB470 F2-M)


Historical Data:
Taking off at 2043 from Downham Market for a mission against Aachen their Lancaster III (JB470 F2-M) was shot down by a night-fighter and crashed about 2 km east of Roosendall in Noord-Brabant. All seven crewmen were killed.