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Crash sites outside of border whose airmen are buried in Province of Luxemburg
Zulpich-Euskirchen (D)

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Crash site of Mosquito MM787

crest raf squadron
Unit: 410 Squadron
Aircraft: Mosquito
Code: MM787
Base: Gilzerijen (Group B77)
Mission: Patrol
Crew officer: Fl/Lt STEELE, DONALD TOUSE
Incident: no specitied reasons of crash

Location: (Prov. Luxembourg)



Mosquito MM787 Missing from patrol between Remagen and Bonn. 9.3.1945
While being vectored after a target, in the Zulpich-Euskirchen area, the Mosquito suddenly disappeared from the tube of the radar unit, which had been plotting it. F/Lt Steele, the pilot, had come to the squadron late in February; his navigator, F/O Horne of the RAF, had joined it in December of the previous year.

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