Royal Flying Corps and Royal Artillery Swingate Airfield

Submit a new image

Reference WMO/271662

Address:

Upper Road

Dover

CT16 1HJ

England

Open large map
Edit memorial name, location & address
Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Description: Other monolith
Materials:
  • Rock/Rough Stone Rock/Rough Stone
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: A pair of memorials in their own lay-by on the Upper Road near a National Trust visitors' centre. One dedicated to the RFC of WW1 the other to those that served in RA AAA batteries and the US 127th AAA Bn US Army in WW2.
Edit memorial details
Report this condition update

View more details

Grants to support the repair and conservation of war memorials are available from the charity War Memorials Trust if it has raised funds. Support is focused on war memorials in Very bad or Poor condition or where there is a serious Concern.

Before applying for a grant you should read the advice available on War Memorials Trust`s website. The What we can and cannot fund helpsheet explains what types of work the charity can fund.

If you believe your project is eligible for a grant you should complete the Pre-application enquiry form. You will need to be registered and logged in to complete this.

The Pre-application enquiry form is a series of questions to see if your project is eligible. If it is, you will need to provide further details and submit current colour photographs of the war memorial in either a png, gif, jpg or jpeg format.

You can save your Pre-application enquiry form as you go along. Once submitted War Memorials Trust will respond.

Please be aware that a summary of your enquiry, without your contact details, will appear on this page once submitted. This ensures others are aware that an enquiry has been made and can read the response to avoid duplicate enquiries. Information provided by you to us will be used for the purpose of managing the grant enquiry, for further details please read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy .

As a charity, War Memorials Trust relies on voluntary donations and every contribution, no matter how large or small, makes a really big difference to our work. Your donation will help protect and conserve war memorials for future generations so please support War Memorials Trust’s work.

RFC Pilot's Wings The Royal Flying Corps contingent of the 1914 British Expeditionary Force Consisting of Nos 2, 3, 4, and 5 Squadrons Flew from this field to Amiens between 13 and 15 August 1914 RA Badge and US Army Unit Badge This monument was erected in memory of all ranks of the Royal Regiment of Artillery and of the 127th AAA Gun Bn United States Army who served in the Dover Area. To honour those who lived & died in the cause of freedom. 1939 to 1945. This monument was dedicated 15 August 1986.

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required