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Elegy to
the Heroes of Silence


* To the 44 Squadron *
* To the crew of W4105-KM-X *
* To the monument erected in remembrance *
* Cemetery where rest the crew *

Crash site of Lancaster W4105-KM-X
24/08/1942

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Unit: 44 Squadron
Aircraft:Lancaster
Code: W4105-KM-X
Base: Waddington
Mission: Frankfurt
Crew officer:
Incident: Shot down by German fighter

Location: (Prov. Hainaut)

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Facts

Operation - Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
The aircraft was shot down by the night fighter crew of Unteroffizier Kleinert & Unteroffizier Käser of the 5./NJG 1, who was flying a Bf 110 from St Trond (Sint-Truiden) airfield. <
The fallen rest in Gosselies Communal Cemetery

Sources:
Aviation Safety
The International Bomber Command Centre (IBCC)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC)
Aircrew Remembered
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