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Monument Ivan William Cain

Text on the monument:

"Hit over Germany by flak, the New Zealand pilot

Warrent Officer IVAN WILLIAM CAIN (NZ421674)

crashed his Typhoon IB here on 6 October 1944. By deliberately choosing this terrain which was farmland in those days the surrounding houses and its residents were saved from a terrible disaster. Regrettably, he lost his life here. He was 20 years old.

Here we remember his heroic deed."

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  • Text: STIWOT
  • Photos: Martijn Grob