SP2903 : Memorial by the road to Black Bourton

taken 2 months ago, near to Black Bourton, Oxfordshire, Great Britain

Memorial by the road to Black Bourton
Memorial by the road to Black Bourton
The memorial is for the RAF crew of 297 Squadron who were killed near this site on 27th August 1944 in Albemarle V1782, see SP2903 : Memorial plaque commemorating WW2 plane crash near Black Bourton. The aircraft hit trees on a go-around from RAF Brize Norton and crashed, killing all five occupants and writing off the aircraft. LinkExternal link
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SP2903, 6 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Sunday, 16 August, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 17 August, 2020
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Roads, Road transport  Air transport  Defence, Military 
Primary Subject of Photo
Memorial 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 2915 0357 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:43.8055N 1:34.7599W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 2921 0356
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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World War II  RAF  WW2  Memorial WWII  Country Road 

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