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RAF aircraft's crash sites in Province of Limburg:

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* To the 12 Squadron *
* To the crew of L5227-PH-J *
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* Cemetery where rest the crew *

Crash site of Battle L5227-PH-J

cest raf squadron
Unit: 12 Squadron
Aircraft: Battle
Code: L5227-PH-J
Base: Amifontaine
Mission: Veldwezelt
Crew officer: Sgt MARLAND, FRED
Incident: Shot down by German fighter

Location: (Prov. Limburg)



Airborne 0822 from Amifontaine with orders to destroy a metal bridge spanning the Albert Kanaal. Last seen climbing, out of control. Crashed near Veldwezelt (Limburg), 21 km ESE of Hasselt, Belgium.

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