"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

Monday, 22 July 2013

Sudbury: War Memorial

52.03994, 0.72649
TL 870 414
photos taken 9 July 2013

486th Bombardment Group (H)
The 486th flew 191 combat missions over Nazi held Europe
From May 1944 to July 1945
This Memorial was dedicated by survivors of the 486th
And the town of Sudbury in honour of those who served and
The 400 airmen who died in the cause of freedom.

Dedicated 4th July 1987

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