TM0639 : "They Came in Our Hour of Need"

near to Raydon, Suffolk, Great Britain

"They Came in Our Hour of Need"
"They Came in Our Hour of Need"
Raydon Airfield Memorial, the monument remembers the members of the USAAF 833 & 862 Aviation Engineering Battalions and 353,357,358 Fighter Groups who served at Raydon Airfield in WW2. The plaque says "They Came in Our Hour of Need". It stands at the end of one of the main runways. The photo was taken looking southwest. The remains of the airscrews are from P51 Mustang on the Right and a P47 thunderbolt on the left. Both types operated from Raydon.
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2005
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Date Taken
Saturday, 20 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 21 August, 2005
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Memorial > Memorial   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 061 395 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:0.9381N 1:0.1224E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TM 061 395
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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