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Memorial details

Memorial type
Trophy / Relic
District
Newark And Sherwood
Town
Newark-on-Trent
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MICHAEL O'CONNOR (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 24th September 2000
    Attended by: WING COMMANDER HAWES
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
20012
Current location

In the museum grounds.
Newark (Notts & Lincs) Air Museum
Drove Ln
Newark-on-Trent
Newark And Sherwood
Nottinghamshire
NG24 2NY
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 83074 56031
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
PROPELLOR BOSS FROM SHORT STIRLING MKIII AIRCRAFT, ON TAPERING CAIRN AND SINGLE STEP
Inscription
RAF WINTHORPE 1661 HCU/ To commemorate those of Bomber Command/ those who made the supreme sacrifice/ and all those who served here/ PER ARDUA AD ASTRA
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Trophy / Relic
    Measurements: depth 910MM, height 1000MM, width 910MM
    Materials: Metal
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Slate - Welsh
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: £2495
Memorial: FREE

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
NEWARK AIR MUSEUM

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