A memorial has been erected in the harbour at the end of Torvikveien,close to the crash site.

Handley Page Hampden I Kopervik, Karmøy Rogaland

144.Squadron RAF P2063 22.11 1942

Missing on Operation VP, a nuisance raid to Norway. Crew: S/L John Richard Darbyshire Hird. Sgt. Davidson William Hepplewhite.
Sgt. Raymond Henry Alvey. Sgt. Robert John Coles. They are commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.
The plane crashed at Torvikja, near by Solstrand barnehjem
. source Odd Jakob Haaland.

26.June 2003 Karmøy Rogaland© kjell sørensen