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Location of RAF aircraft's crashes in the Province of Vlaams-Brabant
Leuven (Wilsele)

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Elegy to
the Heroes of Silence

* To the 15 Squadron *
* To the crew of LL752-LS-A *
* To the monument erected in remembrance *
* Cemetery where rest the crew *

Crash site of Lancaster LL752-LS-A

cest raf squadron

Unit: 15 Squadron
Aircraft: Lancaster
Code: LL752-LS-A
Base: Mildenhall
Mission: Leuven
Crew officer:
Incident: Shot down by German fighter

Location: (Prov. Vlaams Brabant)



Target – Louvain, Bomber Force – 105 Lancasters - No.XV Squadron detailed 14 aircraft to attack the railway yards. Workshops and storage buildings were hit. The Squadron lost one aircraft during the attack, Lancaster, LL752, LS-G, piloted by Flt Lt Alan Amies. The aircraft was shot down by an enemy night-fighter piloted by Oberleutenant Hans-Heinz Augenstein, of IV Gruppe, Nachtjagdgeschwader (IV./NJG1).


Airmen's grave into the cemetery of Wilsese

15 Squadron Association
The International Bomber Command Centre (IBCC)
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