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Arthur Harris

Sir Arthur Harris, 1st Baronet
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire 1892 - Henley, Oxfordshire 1984
Marshal of the Royal Air Force
(Wikipedia)
Faith Winter
1992

London /  Arthur Harris   London /  Arthur Harris

Description

Bronze statue.

Inscription(s)

MARSHAL OF
THE ROYAL AIR FORCE ARTHUR HARRIS
g.c.b. o.b.e. a.f.c.
1892-1981

commander in chief
bomber command
royal air force
1942-1945

marshal of the royal air force
sir arthur harris bt gcb obe afc

in memory of a great commander and
of the brave crews of bomber command,
more than 55,000 of them lost their
lives in the cause of freedom

the nation owes them all an
immense debt.

this statue was unveiled by
h m queen elizabeth the queen mother
31st may 1992

Signature

faith winter       sculptor
tony hart         architect
mike goss         architect


burleighfield

Annotation

Unveiled 31 May 1992 by the Queen Mother.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Location (N 51°30'46" - W 0°6'51")

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