Memorial Plaque to 101 Sqn Lancaster W4319 SR-N

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Reference WMO264528

Address:

Trunk Road

Dormanstown

Redcar

LATITUDE: 54.604127251735406 LONGITUDE: -1.1139353046805808

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: Metal plaque attached to Bridge pillar remembers the crew of 101 Sqn Lancaster W4319 SR-N that crashed close to this site on 17/12/42 The aircraft had departed Holme on Spalding Moor for Ops Gardening On its return, its IFF (Identification Friend or Foe) equipment was unserviceable and in a case of tragic mis-identification it was engaged by Middlesborough's Anti-Aircraft guns, hit and shot down The aircraft crashed at Grangetown at 2210 with the loss of all seven crew
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