57 & 630 Squadron Memorial, East Kirkby.

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G Lokey on April 4, 2013

RAF East Kirkby was opened on the 20th August 1943 as a Bomber Command Station. Stationed at East Kirkby were no 57 Squadron RAF (5 Group) 27th August 1943 to 25th November 1945, and No 630 Squadron RAF (5 Group) 15th November 1943 to 18th July 1945. This memorial to the fallen of these two Squadrons is situated where the guard house once stood at the main gate.

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  • Uploaded on April 4, 2013
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    by G Lokey
    • Camera: SONY DSC-HX9V
    • Taken on 2013/04/01 13:15:42
    • Exposure: 0.005s (1/200)
    • Focal Length: 7.38mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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