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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Huntingdon
Town
Little Gransden
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66410

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Current location

Gransden Airfield
Main Road
Little Gransden
Huntingdon
Cambridgeshire
SG19 3EB
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 288 553
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A rough-hewn stone of remembrance with a rectangular plaque set to its front face. There is a raised eagle at the top; below, there is an inscription in relief.
Inscription
FROM THIS RAF STATION/ GRANSDEN LODGE/ 405(VANCOUVER) SQDN RCAF/ THE PATHFINDER FORCE/ OF NO8 (PFF) GROUP/ MARKED THE TARGETS/ FOR/ BOMBER COMMAND/ 1942 - 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
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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