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* To the 103 Squadron *
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Crash site of Wellington N2849-PM
16/06/1941

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cest raf squadron
Unit: 103 Squadron
Aircraft: Wellington
Code: N2849-PM
Base: Newton
Mission: Duisburg
Crew officer: Kelly D D A, Sqd Leader
Incident: Shot down by Flak

Location: (Prov. Limburg)

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Facts

Wellington IC N2849 PM- Opersation: Duisburg. Take off 23.00 Newton. At 2.25 a.m. the Welligton piloted by Squadron Leader Dermot Kelly was hit by Flak and on their way home the airplane was intercepted by a night-fighter, the Messerschmidt ME110 of Lt Reinhold Knacke. The aircraft crashed at Hamont (Belgium).
Source: Facebook Heverlee War Cemetery WW1 & WW2.

http://www.grevenbroekmuseum.be/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=212&Itemid=353&lang=en https://www.facebook.com/pg/HeverleeWarCemetery/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1015648548511258 crash

Sources:

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