Memorial Plaque to crew of 12 (B) Sqn Wellington Z8397 PH-?
Type: Non freestanding
Setting: Attached to a building/structure
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
- Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: Memorial Plaque on external wall of PH remembers the crew of 12 (B) Sqn Wellington Z8397 PH-? who were killed when their aircraft crash landed near this site on 10-11/10/41 The aircraft had departed Binbrook at 2352 for Ops Cologne. It crash landed on the beach 200 yards S of California Gap at 0130. As the aircraft slid to a halt, it hit a beach defensive mine and exploded. All the crew were killed.Edit memorial details