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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 Wellington III (Reg. BK311 JN-)


Historical Data:
On a training flight, their Wellington III (Reg. BK311 JN-) crashed at 1521 while approaching Elsham Wolds. The pilot appeared to lose control in strong winds. One survived but four crewmen died instantly. Sergeant Allworth was recovered from the wreckage injured, but he later died of his wounds.


1 person killed