|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||World War Two crash site|
Two United States Army Air Force bombers from the 392nd Bomb Group from Wendling crashed here during World War Two. Parts of the planes were found during ploughing.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 0319 2138|
|Parish:||FOXLEY, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
5 July 1944. Second field west of former rectory.
Crash site; two United States Army Air Force bombers collided, 392nd Bomb Group from Wendling where there is a memorial obelisk.
Information from (S1). Wrongly called 'near church'.
Location supplied by landowner, who regularly finds fragments on the site after ploughing.
E. Rose (NAU), 13 July 1984
- AIRCRAFT (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|<S1>||Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1984. War tragedy remembered. 6 July. |
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