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City of Westminster in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

Fleet Air Arm Memorial

 
 
Fleet Air Arm Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 30, 2018
1. Fleet Air Arm Memorial
Inscription.
To the Everlasting Memory of All the Men and Women from the United Kingdom, the British Commonwealth and the Many Allied Nations Who Have Given Their Lives Whilst Serving in the Royal Naval Air Service and the Fleet Air Arm.

He rode upon a Cherub and did fly: Yea he did fly upon the Wings of the Wind

( inscribed on the column )
Belgian Coast 1914-18 Suez Canal 1915 Dardanelles 1915-16 Mesopotamia 1915-17 Jutland 1916 Atlantic 1939-45 English Channel 1939-45 North Sea 1939-45 River Plate 1939 Mediterranean 1940-45 Norway 1940-44-45 Narvik 1940 Dunkirk 1940 Calabria 1940 Libya 1940-42 Taranto 1940 Spartivento 1940 Malta Convoys 1941-42 Arctic 1941-45 Matapan 1941 Crete 1941 Bismarck 1941 Diego Uarez 1942 North Africa 1942-43 Sicily 1943 Salerno 1943 Aegean 1944 Normandy 1944 Sabang 1944 South France 1944 Burma 1944-45 Palembang 1945 Malaya 1945 Okinawa 1945 Japan 1945 Korea 1950-53 Falkland Islands 1982 Kuwait 1991
 
Location. 51° 30.243′ N, 0° 7.438′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is on Victoria Embankment just from Richmond Terrace, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located
Fleet Air Arm Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 30, 2018
2. Fleet Air Arm Memorial
in Victoria Embankment Gardens. Marker is in this post office area: City of Westminster, England SW1A 2EX, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Viscount Portal of Hungerford (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles G. Gordon CB (within shouting distance of this marker); Trenchard (within shouting distance of this marker); Royal Air Force Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Queen Mary's Steps, Whitehall Palace (within shouting distance of this marker); Iraq and Afghanistan Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Chindit Memorial (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
 
Categories. MilitaryWar, World IWar, World II
 
Fleet Air Arm Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 30, 2018
3. Fleet Air Arm Memorial
Fleet Air Arm Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 30, 2018
4. Fleet Air Arm Memorial
Fleet Air Arm Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 30, 2018
5. Fleet Air Arm Memorial Marker
Fleet Air Arm Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
October 13, 2017
6. Fleet Air Arm Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 11, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 29, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 29, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.   6. submitted on August 11, 2018.
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