Propellen - The propeller 2004         Photos: Elisabeth Olsen                  Updated: 15 APR 2018


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




 


Den 16. maj 1944 styrtede LAN LL963 ved Avernakø og
LAN ME726 i Gamtofte under samme mission. Begge Lancasters var fra RAF Elsam Wolds.
Propel fra LAN LL963 afsløres af Sgt Andrew Rudolson,
Royal Air Force og Den Britiske Ambassade og formand Ole Munck Jensen, Assens Dykkerklub.
Doris Hendrick og andre slægtninge til flyverne, der omkom i Gamtofte, deltog i højtideligheden. Se Faldne engelske flyvere mindes og Assens i engelsk avis.
Se  Besøget 2004. Starten var Den nat himlen faldt ned af Lone Theils i Berlingske Tidende.

On 16 May 1944 LAN LL963 crashed at Avernakø and LAN ME726 in Gamtofte on the same mission. Both Lancasters were from RAF Elsam Wolds.
A propeller from
LAN LL963 is unveiled by Sgt Andrew Rudolson, the Royal Air Force and the British Embassy in Copenhagen and chairman Ole Munck Jensen,
Assens Diving Club.
Doris Hendrick and other relatives of the airmen who perished in Gamtofte attended the ceremony. See Programme and After 60 years families visit aircrew´s graves.
See The visit 2004. It all started with Danes seek to honour relatives of war crash RAF crew by Julian Isherwood in The Daily Telegraph.