BA Memorial to Halifax Crash site
Stone block - wedge shaped. Plaque on face. Plaque divided into three section. Text on left and right. In central section two coat of arms; no6 Group HQ and 427 Squadron and maple leaf (raised). Text is inscribed and capitals.
Left: 'Harmonsworth moor/At this site on 16th September 1943/an RCAF Halifax Bomber crashed on/return from a mission with the/loss of all seven crew members/This memorial is to all those who served in 427 Squadron and in/ 6 bomber group RCAF/dedicated on 7th july 1999 by/British Airways in association with/the community od Harmonsworth/Halifax VDK253 2LM/427 Squadron/6 bomber group/Royal Canadian Air Force/based at Leeming in Yorkshire'
Right: 'United in service (followed by list of name) At the going down of the/ sun and in the morning/we will remember them
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