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Lancaster I LM127 crashed in the North Sea 27/8 1944.
The aircraft belonged to RAF 115 Sqn. Bomber Command and was coded KO-H.
T/O 20:27 Witchford. OP: Kiel.
The aircraft must have crashed in the North Sea.
Air bomber F/O Desmond F. O`Sullivan was laid to rest in Fovrfelt cemetery,
Esbjerg on 11/9 1944 or 31/8 1944. The graveyard register is not quite clear on
Pilot F/O James E. Morgan was washed ashore near Vester Vedsted and was buried
by the Wehrmacht where he was found. His remains was disinterred on 7/11 1945
and was laid to rest in Fovrfelt cemetery on 9/11 1945.
Air Gnr. Sgt Tom Yates RCAF rest in Bergen op Zoom Canadian War Cemetery,
Holland while Flt. Engr. Sgt Kenneth P. Coote, Navigator F/S Eric Young, W/Op
Sgt Maurice Bell and Air Gnr. Ian G. C. Miller have no known graves and are
commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.
Sources : BCL, CWGC, BE.
26/27 August 1944
Lancaster I LM127 crashed in the North Sea 27/8 1944
Lancaster III PB180 crashed the in Baltic Sea 27/8
Lancaster III PB302 ditched in the North Sea 27/8
Lancaster III ND807 crashed in the sea off the
island of Sejrø 27/8-1944
Lancaster III LM652 crashed in the sea of Kattegat
Lancaster III PB292 crashed Høgsholt near Vejle
Lancaster III LM694 crashed Aastruplund 27/8 1944
Lancaster I ME650 crashed at Sønder Grene near
Skarrild 27/8 1944
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