"Take these men as your example, like them remember that posterity can only be for the free: that freedom is the sure possession of those alone who have the courage to defend it." Pericles, 431 BC

Wednesday, 24 July 2013

Rattlesden: Airfield

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photo taken 10 July 2013

THIS MEMORIAL is dedicated to the men of the 447th Bomb group and their supporting units in remembrance and gratitude of their fight in the cause of freedom from Rattlesden Airfield. (Station 126) 1943 – 1945

This memorial was dedicated on the 3rd of June 1984

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