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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
West Lindsey
Town
Caistor
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 5 April 2014
    Attended by: Rev. Canon Ian Robinson
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
68189
Current location

On wall of North Lodge
Airfield Farm
North Kelsey Road
Caistor
West Lindsey
Lincolnshire
LN7 6JO
England

OS Grid Ref: TA 08083 01792
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Oblong brass plaque mounted on wooden backing plate
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THE CREW OF LANCASTER R5672/ WHICH CRASHED CLOSE TO THIS POINT/ 8th APRIL 1944/ [9 NAMES] / THIS PLAQUE HAS BEEN DONATED BY CAISTOR AND DISTRICT LIONS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Campling, Eric
Freer, Ronald
Killick, George
King, Thomas
Quinton, Harold
Regan, Lancelot
Spiller, Alfred
Steverton, Edward
Whittal, Taniya
See details for all 9 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, first name, rank, manner of death, regiment, date of death
    Order of information: Rank
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 2, height 200, width 300
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 35, height 250, width 350
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Details: Caistor and District Lions
Reference
  • Lincolnshire Echo, February 2014 Grimsby Telegraph, 24th February 2014 Rasen News, 14th March 2014 Grimsby Telegraph, 9th April 2014 Rasen Mail, 9th April 2014

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