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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
West Lindsey
Town
Faldingworth
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 29th April 1995
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
20387
Current location

On the north aisle wall
All Saints Church
High Street (A46)
Faldingworth
West Lindsey
Lincolnshire
LN8 3SE
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 06628 84779
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
BRASS PLAQUE WITH INSCRIPTION IN POLISH AND ENGLISH AND POLISH AIR FORCE INSIGNIA
Inscription
POLSKIE SILY POWIETRZNE / IN REMEMBRANCE OF THE MANY MEN AND / WOMEN OF THE POLISH AIR FORCE WHO SERVED AT / FALDINGWORTH AERODROME FROM / 1944 TO 1947 / THEIR SACRIFICE AND ENDEAVOUR IN THE CAUSE OF / FREEDOM FORMS A BOND BETWEEN OUR TWO / COUNTRIES THAT WILL ALWAYS BE RECALLED WITH / HONOUR AND WITH PRIDE / POLSKA - WIELKA BRYTANIA / ZA NASZA I WASZA WOLNOSC
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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