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Bill Lane (From Rob Steen)

Bill Lane was the Crew Commander on the ill-fated Valetta VX540 of 52 Sqn RAF, which crashed into a hillside on 2nd August 1952 at Hulu Langat, to the east of Kuala Lumpur. All on board died in the crash and were buried at the crash site.
See Valetta VX450

All of the photos on this page were kindly sent in by Rob Steen, whose mother was engaged to Bill Lane.

LEFT: A wreath being dropped over the site of the crash on 4th August 1952.


Bill Lane Memorial Plaque
LEFT: Bill Lane
RIGHT: Memorial Tablet in KL Garrison Church

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