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Luftwaffe Pilot Buried at Boughton-under-Blean
« Reply #1 on: June 14, 2018, 17:55:26 »
Oberleutnant Anton Schon of lll./JG54 was killed while attempting a forced-landing at Brenley House, Broughton-under-Blean on the 27th September 1940.
His Messerschmitt Bf 109 was damaged in combat by either Sgt John K Norwell of 41 Sqn or Pilot Officer Albert G Lewis of 249 Sqn RAF.
Buried at St Peter and St Paul Churchyard, Boughton-under-Blean.


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