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Crash Site Hampden Bomber Overleek

This propeller in the garden of a house in Munnekeburen is a reminder of the crash of the Handley Page Hampden AD841PL-Q bomber (of the No. 144 Squadron RAF, RAF Station Hemswell) on 16-05-1941.

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  • Text: Bert Deelman
  • Photos: Bert Deelman (1, 2), Herma de Vries (3, 4)

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