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Memorial details

Memorial type
Trophy / Relic
District
North Kesteven
Town
Metheringham
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 7th July 1993
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43152
Current location

Metheringham Airfield Visitor Centre
Westmoor Farm Martin Moor
Metheringham
North Kesteven
Lincolnshire
LN4 3BQ
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 103 602
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
BRICK PILLAR SURMOUNTED BY A PROPELLOR BLADE AND REDUCTION GEAR. MERLIN ENGINE DEPICTED ON THE TOP USING BRICKS AND TILING. DEDICATORY PLAQUE PLACED ON THE FRONT FACE OF THE PILLAR.
Inscription
MEMORIAL TO/ SQUADRON LEADER F H ROBERTSON & CREW/ DEDICATED TO THE AIRMEN OF 106 SQUADRON/ WHO WERE PRISONERS OF WAR,/ ESCAPERS, EVADERS AND THEIR AIDERS./ 1940 - 1945
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
  • Pillar
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Air Force Memorials of Lincolnshire 3rd edition by Ingham, Mike 45 Published:Midland Publishing Limited 1990 Leicester

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