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Memorial details

Memorial type
Trophy / Relic
District
Brecknockshire
Town
Waun Afon
County
Powys
Country
Wales
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
51609
Current location

WAUN AFON
NEAR BLAENAVON
IN A PEAT BOG
Waun Afon
Brecknockshire
Powys
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SO 223 103
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Crash site. Much of the plane has now been swallowed up by the peat bog.
Inscription
(NO INSCRIPTION ON SITE, CRASH HAPPENED 22ND MAY 1944)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 7
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Relic
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • AIRCRAFT CRASH SITES AND THE STORIES BEHIND THEM by N/A Source: Image Library Published:BRECON BEACONS NATIONAL PARK SERVICE 1996

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