Memorial details

Memorial type
Seat
District
East Lindsey
Town
East Kirkby
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony

  • Date:
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
104137

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Current location

Inside the main hangar on the north west side.
Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre
Sleaford Road (A155)
East Kirkby
East Lindsey
Lincolnshire
PG23 4DE
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 33835 62158
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Wooden Bench Seat with dedicatory metal plaque.
Inscription
Sergeant Richard Kerry. 936945. AG. RAFVR/ 214 (FRM) SQD. RAF Stradishall. 3 Group/ KIA. 18/08/1942. Aged 23/ Short Stirling MK1 BF330 BU-H
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, rank, service, unit, squadron, date of death, age at death, manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth c2mm, height c120mm, width c150mm
    Materials: Brass
  • Seat
    Measurements: depth c600mm, height c1600mm, width c1600mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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