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Wellington crash into water tower 07 May 2018 14:09 #1

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Hi has anyone got any information about the Wellington bj879 from 26 squadron that crashed into the water tower near wing, trying to resarch about great uncle who was on this plane when it crashed killing all crew.

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Wellington crash into water tower 07 May 2018 14:32 #2

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Andy, it wasn't 26 Squadron but an Operational Training Unit (OTU) so it was 26 OTU. There is quite a bit about the crash on the internet and one example is in the link below.

ww2talk.com/index.php?threads/loss-of-we...11-april-1943.16717/
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Wellington crash into water tower 08 May 2018 15:57 #3

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Sgt Belanger was from Montreal and was buried at Brockwood

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Wellington crash into water tower 08 May 2018 19:03 #4

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Andywillows wrote: Hi has anyone got any information about the Wellington bj879 from 26 squadron that crashed into the water tower near wing, trying to resarch about great uncle who was on this plane when it crashed killing all crew.


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