Another eye witness Frode Andersen Links Updated: 31 OCT 2012
LAN R5679 styrtede ned
vest for Grønhøj den 25. september 1942. Alle 7 flyvere omkom.
Google Map p114 LAN R5679.
Frode Andersen fortalte i oktober 2012 til UGE-AVISEN KARUP i artiklen i uge 44 Endnu et øjenvidne om luftkampen.
LAN R5679 crashed
west of Grønhøj on 25 SEP 1942. All 7 airmen perished. See
Google Map p114 Lancaster R5679.
Another eye witness by Knud Gaarn-Larsen (Caption: It was a plane of this type that Frode Andersen saw.)
Even if it now is more than 70 years ago that a
British Lancaster with 7 crew members was shot down by a German fighter there
are still approaches from people
The latest approach has come from Frode Andersen, born at Herningvej 64 where he grew up.
- I was born in 1935, so I was 7 years old when
it happened. I remember that my sisters had gone to bed and I had just gone out
to pee before I went to bed.
He went to school in Dollerup School and he
remembers that the war was also close when he went to school. At the railway
crossing there were German soldiers