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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
St Edmundsbury
Town
Rougham
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 12th September 1998
    Attended by: RELATIVES/FRIENDS OF THE FALLEN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
21303
Current location

FORMER CONTROL TOWER
ROUGHAM AIRFIELD
FORMER CONTROL TOWER
Rougham
St Edmundsbury
Suffolk
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 893 642
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
composite memorial
Inscription
MEMORIAL DEDICATED/ TO THE/ AIRMEN OF THE USAAF/ AND THEIR SUPPORT UNITS/ WHO SERVED THE CAUSE OF FREEDOM FROM THIS AIRFIELD/ 1942-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 188
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 188
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 12 IN, width 16 IN
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
THE ROUGHAM TOWER ASSOCIATION

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