Oude IJsselstreek Commemoration
550 Squadron Commemoration June 2018
8th June 2018
On this date a new Memorial Plaque to the crew of ME840, was unveiled in Oude IJsselstreek, The Netherlands.
Many thanks to the people of Oude IJsselstreek for their efforts in remembering this crew which failed to return home to North Killingholme.
Below is a selection of photographs from the Commemoration event that took place.
The following photos kindly provided by Jacques Ploeger and Joe Pinguey.
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Local people turned out in what was very bad weather for the unveiling of the memorial. Jacques Ploeger read some words from Gary Berg, a relative of F/O Berg DFC.