Short Stirling BK-784

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Reference WMO/257862


off Badlingham Road

Chippenham, Cambs


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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Roadside
Description: Stone of remembrance
  • Stone Stone (any)
Lettering: Incised
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: 225 yards along a hedgerow between two fields, a stone slab inscribed with the names of the crew of 90 Squadron R.A.F. Short Stirling ser no BK-784, c/s WP-M from RAF Tuddeham which crashed in this field on 23rd May 1944,killing all seven of the crew Part of the control column is attached to the stone
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A Cross at top left and IN MEMORY OF with part of controls attached at top right, then the names, followed by CREW OF STIRLING BOMBER // BK 784 // CRASHED HERE 23.5.1944 // LEST WE FORGET


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