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Commonwealth War Grave Roman Catholic Cemetery Olburgen

The Roman Catholic Cemetery in Olburgen contains one Commonwealth War Grave.
This is the grave of:

Warrant Officer (Nav./Bomber) John Sim McPhee, 1499160

For unknown reasons, the de Havilland Mosquito FB.Mk.VI LR 366 of the 107 Squadron RAF crashed down burning in Rheden on September 17, 1944 at 1325. Both crew members died, but they are buried in different locations. The pilot, W/O Arnold Roger Robert Miles Woodhouse, 1332242 is buried at the General Cemetery in Rheden.

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  • Text: TracesOfWar.nl
  • Photos: Arjan Vrieze