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Information Sign Mechelen

This information is located next to the Geul-Linie Kazemat. On the sign you can find information about the crash of P47 42-26465. Pilot 1/Lt. C.L. Winters Jr. lost his life on 26 December 1944. There also information about Halifax DT694.. This bomber crashed nearby. The crash location is marked with a memorial.

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  • Text: Arjan Vrieze
  • Photos: Jean van Wersch (1), Arjan Vrieze (2, 3, 4, 5)