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Memorial Crash Wellington X-9976

This memorial is revealed on 8 November 2010. It commemorates the crash of Wellington X-9976 (of 75 Squadron), when it was shot down on it's way back from Berlin, on 7 November 1941. The six crewmembers: three from New Zealand, two British and one Irish, were killed in the crash. In 1952, they were buried on Bergen op Zoom war cemetery.

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Source

  • Text: Jan Siderius
  • Photos: Jan Siderius

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