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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
North Bedfordshire
Town
Podington, Wellingborough
County
Bedfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 03rd July 1999
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1870

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Current location

Roadside
south of village
Site of old WW2 airbase.
Airfield Road
Podington
Wellingborough
North Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire
NN29 7JB
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 94010 61731
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Base surmounted by free standing rectangular black marble tablet. Incised inscriptions on tablet. Two, coloured crests depicted at the top left and right sides of tablet.
Inscription
WE WILL ALWAYS REMEMBER/ "FAMES FAVORED(SIC) FEW"/ THE 92ND BOMBARDMENT GROUP (H)/ UNITED STATES 8TH ARMY AIR FORCE/ STATION 109 PODDINGTON/ 1943 TO 1945/ IN MEMORY OF THOSE BRAVE AIRMEN AND SUPPORT GROUPS WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES AND WHO SERVED DURING WORLD WAR II FOR THE LIBERATION/ OF EUROPE. THE GROUP FLEW 308 MISSIONS, 274 FROM PODINGTON AIRFIELD./ 325TH B.S. 326TH B.S. 327TH B.S. 407TH B.S./ DEDICATED JULY 3RD 1999/ 92ND BOMB GROUP MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Black
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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