491st and 492nd Bombardment Group, USAAF

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Reference WMO209292

Address:

Brecklands Green

South Pickenham Road

North Pickenham

England

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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Roadside
Description: Stone of remembrance
Materials:
  • Brick Brick
  • Stone Marble
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
Conflicts:
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: Standing at the junction of Brecklands Green with South pickenham Road, on the site of the entrance to the WW2 station of RAF North Pickenham.A polished granite tablet, set into a flint wall, flanked by brickwork pillars and low wall. The tablet is engraved with the images of 2 Liberator bombers and the badge of the 8th USAAF, in memory of the men of the 492nd and 491st Bombardment Groups who flew from RAF North Pickenham in WW2.
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IN MEMORY TO THE MEN OF THE USAAF WHO FLEW FROM NORTH PICKENHAM 1944-1945 492 B.G. APRIL 1944 - AUGUST 1944 491 B.G. AUGUST 1944 - MAY 1945

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