SK9679 : Hangar at RAF Scampton, showing Nigger's grave

taken 14 years ago, near to Scampton, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Hangar at RAF Scampton, showing Nigger's grave
Hangar at RAF Scampton, showing Nigger's grave
Nigger was the dog belonging to Guy Gibson, Squadron Leader of 617 Squadron (the Dambusters). Nigger was killed the day before the raid on the Mohne, Eder and Sorpe Dams and was buried outside Gibson's office as the raid was taking place.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 15 May, 2004   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 18 September, 2005
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Airfield   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 966 791 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:18.0033N 0:33.1183W
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