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Stedelijk College Eindhoven
George Van Ingen

Graveyard / Begraafplaats: Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery
Location / Locatie: KK grave 126

Militairy Service / Krijgsdienst: Royal Army Service Corps
Rang: Driver
Regiment: 800 Air Despatch Coy.
Number / Nummer: T/14508172

Age / Leeftijd: 20
Date of death / Overlijdensdatum: 21/09/1944
Place of death / Overlijdensplaats: Eindhoven

Son of George and Annie Margaret Van Ingen Cornilius from Forest Hill; London.

Van Ingen was one of the Air Despatchers aboard Dakota KG-566 of 233 Squadron Royal Air Force. They left Blake Hill Farm Airfield for herbevoorradings mission in Arnhem. The Dakota was shot down by German fighters and crashed near the farm ‘Sans Souci’ Family Brands, south of the ‘Oirschotse Dijk’ at the Swan, Eindhoven, at 17:34 pm. The pilot is still missing, but the other people were buried on board in Eindhoven.
Nowadays the crash site built by the industrial buildings of Philips glass laboratory.

Type airplane: Douglas Dakota III (DC-3)

The students, Kevin de Winne & Niels van Helvoirt, of the Stedelijk College in Eindhoven conducted research and found the above findings.

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