Incident Folder

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.

Incident Folder  Incident Folder

Details for: Loss of Stirling III (Reg. BF579 LS-V)


Historical Data:
Taking off at 2235 from Mildenhall for mine laying duties in the Nectarine region, their Stirling III (Reg. BF579 LS-V) was believed to have been shot down by a night fighter piloted by Ober-leutnant Paul Szameitat (II./NJG3).