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Spitfire Crash

Mount Pleasant, Merthyr Tydfil

14th July 1941

Merthyr Express Report - 22nd July 1941


Alice Edwards Cox

(Photograph Courtesy of Lynne Murray-Cox)

Alice Cox nee Edwards, A Neighbour's Baby and

Alice's Sister Winifred Leyshon nee Edwards

(Photograph Courtesy of Lynne Murray-Cox

Extra Information Courtesy of Darren Cox)

Sergeant Pilot Gerald Manuel's Hospital Record Card


Commonwealth War Memorial Certificate

In Memory of Sergeant Gerald Fenwick Manuel, who died aged 25 in the Mount Pleasant Spitfire Crash.

(Courtesy of Lynne Murray-Cox)


Regular Contributor and Eyewitness Terry Sargeant Tells the Story of the Mount Pleasant Spitfire Crash:

(Video from Youtube, Courtesy of Merthyr Digital Stories)

Sergeant Pilot Louis Goldberg's Funeral at Cefn Cemetery


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