TF9833 : Thursford WW2 memorial

taken 5 years ago, near to Thursford, Norfolk, Great Britain

Thursford WW2 memorial
Thursford WW2 memorial
The only casualty from the village in WW2 is names on the marble plaque. The WW1 memorial can be seen here. Link

Flg Off. P.F. Boulter was the Flight Engineer on 514 Sqdn Lancaster LL685 GI-G2 that had departed Waterbeach at 1706hrs for Ops Braunschweig on 14/01/44.
The aircraft was intercepted W of Bennebostel by a Night-Fighter and shot down. The aircraft crashed 800m West of Bennebostel, 5km S of Celle, Germany at 19:05 with the loss of all seven crew, all of whom are buried in Hanover War Cemetery.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 22 July, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 25 July, 2015
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Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement  Religious sites  People, Events 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 9839 3379 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:51.9007N 0:56.7487E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TF 9839 3379
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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