Squadron Leader R.A.M. Palmer V.C. Portrait & Citation

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Reference WMO/267217


Gravesend Council Chamber lobby 3rd Floor

Civic Centre

Windmill Street


DA12 1AU


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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Painting
  • Paper Paper
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: The memorial consists of an oil painting of Squadron Leader Robert Anthony Maurice Palmer V.C., D.F.C. and Bar painted by Mr Arnold Mason A.R.A. and a copy of the citation for the award of his Victoria Cross. The memorial was unveiled on Monday 2 November 1948 by Air Marshal A.B. Ellwood C.B.,D.S.C. It was originally inside the old council chambers but these were renovated and changed and the memorial is now in the lobby outside the new chambers on the 3rd floor. It is not accessible to the general public unless you specifically ask to see them.
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