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21/02/1958 Duncan Edwards dies from injuries sustained in the Munich air disaster

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Manchester United Tragedy (1958)

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Munich - Duncan Edwards

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Duncan Edwards Tribute

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Sir Bobby Charlton interview on Duncan Edwards

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Duncan Edwards playing against Scotland in 1955 & 1957

Duncan Edwards was aboard a plane that crashed on takeoff near Munich in Germany, after refuelling stop. In total, 7 of his teammates and 14 other passengers died at the scene. Edwards was rushed to the Rechts der Isar Hospital with multiple injuries. Edwards eventually passed away after several days. He was buried at Dudley Cemetery.