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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 Halifax III (Reg. MZ579 C8-T)


Historical Data:
Taking off at 2304 from Leconfield for a mission against Aachen, their Halifax III (Reg. MZ579 C8-T) crashed at Süsterseel, about 12 km WNW of Geilenkirchen. Five of the crew were killed, two were taken prisoner.


1 person killed