SK7172 : Lancaster crew memorial

taken 3 years ago, near to Milton, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Lancaster crew memorial
Lancaster crew memorial
Memorial in the churchyard of Milton Mausolem in memory of six crew killed when their Lancaster bomber crashed nearby.

On 3rd December 1943, DV334 took off from RAF Bardney at 16.45 for a bombing raid on Berlin, returning home in fog and out of fuel, the pilot attempted to land at RAF Gamston but crash landed at Milton Clayton at 00.29

Pilot Officer K E Warwick - Pilot
Flight Sergeant T Butterfield - Bomb Aimer
Sergeant J Graham - Navigator
Sergeant R E Jones - Mid Upper Air Gunner
Sergeant R W Davison - Flight Engineer
Sergeant D I T Munn - Wireless Operator & Air Gunner

were killed

Sergeant C W A Rickards and Flight Sergeant L B Owen (RCAF) were seriously injured.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 4 April, 2015   (more nearby)
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Monday, 6 April, 2015
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 7149 7298 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:14.9419N 0:55.8023W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 7148 7298
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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