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Elegy to
the Heroes of Silence


* To the 35 Squadron *
* To the crew of W7701-TL-U *
* To the monument erected in remembrance *
* Cemetery where rest the crew *

Crash site of Halifax W7701-TL-U
8/06/1942

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cest raf squadron
Unit: 35 Squadron
Aircraft: Halifax
Code: W7701-TL-U
Base: Linton on Ouse
Mission: Essen
Crew officer: Sgt Pack
Incident: Shot down by German fighter

Location: (Prov. Limburg)

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Facts

Handley Page Halifax Mk II - W7701 (TL-U), shot by a night fighter in the night of 8 to 9 June 1942 during a mission over Essen.
Aircraft crashed 1:50 June 9 next Genk in Belgian Limburg

Sources:

The International Bomber Command Centre (IBCC)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC)
Aircrew Remembered
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