F/S Neil McGladrigan RAAF and fellow crew members

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Reference WMO261986


Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre

East Kirkby Airfield

East Kirkby

PE23 4DE


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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Tree/s
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: Tree and plaque PD264 DX-X, was a Lancaster I which took off at 1639 for Giessen. Five of the crew were killed in the crash, The rear Gunner became a P.O.W., and F/S. McGladrigan succumbed the his injuries received in the crash. Those who died now rest in Hanover War Cemetery
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