Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Huntingdon
Town
Kimbolton
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
310

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Current location

To the left of the chancel
St Andrew's Church
St Andrew's Lane
Kimbolton
Huntingdon
Cambridgeshire
PE28 0BF
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 09921 67862
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Stone wall-mounted tablet bearing the incised badge of 379th Bomb Group USAAF and the 8th US Army Air Force.
Inscription
THIS STONE WAS PLACED HERE/ IN MEMORY OF THE PERSONNEL/ OF THE 379TH BOMB GROUP/ (U.S. ARMY AIR FORCE)/ WHO SERVED AT/ STATION 117 KIMBOLTON AIRFIELD/ DURING WORLD WAR II
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
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • CAMBRIDGESHIRE AIRFIELDS IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR by SMITH, GRAHAM 155 Source: Image Library UKNIWM Published:COUNTRYSIDE BOOKS NEWBURY

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