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Memorial details

Memorial type
Sculptured / Cast figure
District
Lincoln
Town
Lincoln
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70565
Previous locations
  • International Bomber Command Centre
    Canwick Ave
    Lincoln
    Lincoln
    Lincolnshire
    LN4 2HQ
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SK 97960 69492
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Thirty-one metre metal spire set in a 10 acre peace garden with metal walls on which are engraved the names of those in Bomber Command who lost their lives in WW2.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 57581
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 57581
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initials
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Sculpture
    Measurements: height 31900mm
    Materials: Metal
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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