Below are a few photographs of the crash site of Liberator KH126
at White's Farm, near Chard in Somerset. The 'plane crashed shortly
after take off from Merryfield Airfield on the 22nd November 1945,
with the loss of 27 lives.
Press cuttings from two editions of the Somerset County Gazette
published in November/December 1945 can be found here:
the weekend after the crash - Saturday November 24th 1945
the following week - Saturday 1st December 1945
Both files are in PDF format.
Merryfield was recommissioned as HMS Heron in 1964 and now has
helicopters based there.