"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, 7 August 2013

Martlesham Heath: Barrack Square

52.05791, 1.27804
TM 248 450
photos taken 5 September 2012

This was the first memorial to be erected in Europe to honour the American dead, and stands on what used to be a parade ground.

This bears the names of 72 members of the 356th Fighter Group: Roll of Honour

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