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.

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Details for: Loss of Wellington III (Reg. BK268 ZL-C)


Historical Data:
Taking off at 1848 from Croft for a mission against Köln, their Wellington III (Reg. BK268 ZL-C) crashed while returning to base near Woolfox Lodge Airfield. Eyewitnesses sated that one of the Wellington's engines was on fire. Five crewmen were kileed, one injured.


1 person killed