RAF officers carry a coffin with the remains of a crew member
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Malaysia burial for RAF plane crew killed in 1945 crash

The remains of eight Royal Air Force crew members who died in a 1945 plane crash have been buried in Malaysia.

The burials took place on Thursday, with full military honours, at Cheras War Graves cemetery, in Kuala Lumpur.

Clayton Ford, who led a privately-funded expedition team to unearth the remains of the fallen servicemen, said, "It is a very great ending and a fitting ending for the crew of KL654."

The BBC's Jennifer Pak attended the ceremony

  • 18 Oct 2012