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 Wellington IC (Reg. L7858 OJ-A)


Historical Data:
Taking off at 1940 from Mildenhall for a raid against Gelsenkirchen, their Wellington IC (Reg. L7858 OJ-A) was shot down by a night-fighter piloted by Hauptmann Werner Streib (I./NJG1) and crashed at 2234 at Sevenum, Limburg. All six crewmen were killed.