On June 13, 1944, Avro Lancaster II DS818 / JI-Q 'Maggie' crashed near this location along the Oosteinderweg. The aircraft was returning from an attack on Gelsenkirchen when it was shot down by a German night fighter. Four British crew members were killed. They are buried at General Cemetery East in Nunspeet. The monument was unveiled on June 13, 2022.
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- Text: Arjan Vrieze
- Photos: Arjan Vrieze