Statues - Hither & Thither

Great Britain
Chichester
West Sussex

South East England

Claypit Lane  
(Goodwood Motor Circuit and Aerodrome)

Douglas Bader

Group Captain Sir Douglas Robert Steuart Bader
London 1910 - London 1982
Royal Air Force (RAF) flying ace during the Second World War; shot down in 1941 and stayed until 1945 the prisoner of war, lastly in the camp at Colditz Castle
(Wikipedia)
Kenneth Potts
2001

Chichester /  Douglas Bader   Chichester /  Douglas Bader

Description

Bronze statue of Douglas Bader in uniform.

Inscription(s)

Wing Commander Douglas Bader dso & bar dfc raf
flew his last mission from this airfield 9th august 1941

Signature

Kenneth Potts 2001

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 50°51'28" W 0°45'14"

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