Date: 1940 Aug 29/30 A/C Type: Blenheim IV SN: N3620 Code: OM- A/C Nickname:
 File: 701 Airforce: RAF Sqn/Unit: 107 Sqn Mission/Raid: Den Helder airfield the Kooy.
1 Pilot P/O  Ernest R. Berry 9    
2 Navigator Sgt. Alfred P. Sully 10    
3 WO/AG Sgt. Henry Bentham 11    
4 Bomb aimer   12    
5 F/Engineer   13    
6 Top turret   14    
7 Tail gunner   15    
8     16                    

Shot down by German Flak defending Kooy airfield. Crashed in the Wadden Sea in a tital area named Balgzand. 
All three initially buried Huisduinen/Den Helder and in 1947 reburied in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery.

In Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery they were kept together and also buried next to each other in plot 32, row B, graven 1, 2 and 3.

See our site article on the Bergen-op-Zoom centralisation cemetery.


- site CWGC

© ZZairwar (Zuyder Sea Air War)