Memorial Plaque to crew of 26 OTU Wellington BK491

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Reference WMO264373

Address:

Thornborough Village Hall

Thornborough

Buckinghamshire

Buckinghamshire

MK18 2DQ

England

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Type: Non freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Attached to a building/structure
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
Conflicts:
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: Memorial Plaque attached to external wall of village hall remembers the crew of 26 OTU Wellington BK491 who were killed close to this site on 30/12/43 The aircraft had departed Little Horwood at 1854 for a Night Flying exercise One minute later, at 1855, the aircraft banked steeply and crashed at North End Farm, Thornborough, roughly 4miles NW of the airfield. All four crew which, included a New Zealander and an Australian were killed
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