Memorial Tapestry to crew of 57 Sqn Wellington W5434 DX-Y

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Reference WMO264495

Address:

St. Andrew's Church

Mingle Lane

Stapleford

Cambridge

CB22 5SY

England

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Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Tapestry/Needlepoint
About the memorial: Framed Tapestry remembers the crew of 57 Sqn Wellington W5434 DX-Y killed when their aircraft crashed close to here on 02/09/41 The aircraft had departed Feltwell, Norfolk at 2025 for Ops Frankfurt. At 0320 on 03/09/41 the aircraft crashed at Bar Lane, Stapleford, with the loss of all crew. The weather and a possible engine stall were the cause of the aircraft's loss
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