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Image for Burma Star Association Memorial Park - Heckmondike, UKview gallery

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Remembering FEPOWBurma Star Association Memorial Park - Heckmondike, UK

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This Burma Star Memorial Association plaque is attached to the front face of a World War I memorial.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/1/2014

last visited: never

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EE28.2 km

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BattlefieldsBramham Moor - Yorkshire, UK.

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The Battle of Bramham Moor was a medieval skirmish, fought hand to hand in the snow one February afternoon in 1408.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/27/2011

last visited: never

Image for Spanish Civil War Plaque, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, UKview gallery

SESE32.3 km

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Specific Wars Monuments and MemorialsSpanish Civil War Plaque, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, UK

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A plaque mounted on the wall of a memorial garden in Barnsley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wireworm

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/5/2013

last visited: never

Image for Stamford Bridgeview gallery

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BattlefieldsStamford Bridge

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Fought between the armies of King Harold Godwinson of England and King Harald Hardrada of Norway this was the second major battle fought by the English in 1066

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member reelcutter

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/28/2011

last visited: 7/24/2011

Image for Kirkby Lonsdale Pill Box, Cumbriaview gallery

NWNW70.2 km

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World War II SitesKirkby Lonsdale Pill Box, Cumbria

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The pill box sits on a prominent mound beside the main arterial road, A65. Nowadays road signs and trees spoil the field of vision. The pill box seams out of place with no obvious WW2 sites nearby. In very good condition. Coordinates are roadside.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flipflopnick

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/3/2008

last visited: never

Image for Leach Lane Pill Boxesview gallery

WW83.4 km

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World War II SitesLeach Lane Pill Boxes

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A pair of well-preserved pill boxes in the north of St Annes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member and1969

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/11/2014

last visited: never

Image for Cark Airfield, Flookburgh, Cumbriaview gallery

NWNW88.8 km

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World War II SitesCark Airfield, Flookburgh, Cumbria

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RAF Cark was used as a gunnery school and glider pilot training centre. Now a private airstrip. Host to annual Lakeland Steam gathering and North West parachute centre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flipflopnick

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/30/2007

last visited: never

Image for Spitfire Plaque - Horsley Woodhouseview gallery

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World War II SitesSpitfire Plaque - Horsley Woodhouse

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A stone & plaque to commemorate the war effort in Horsley Woodhouse during WWII and to keep on record the site's history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Muddy_Puddles

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/29/2012

last visited: 4/9/2015

Image for Body Of Our Lady & St. Nicholas Church – Liverpool, UKview gallery

SWSW92.4 km

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World War II SitesBody Of Our Lady & St. Nicholas Church – Liverpool, UK

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The main body of this 14th Century church was destroyed by incendiary bombs during an air raid in 1940.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/24/2013

last visited: 7/11/2012

Image for Repatriation Memorial - Pier Head, Liverpool, Lancashire, UKview gallery

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Remembering FEPOWRepatriation Memorial - Pier Head, Liverpool, Lancashire, UK

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On the Pier Head at Liverpool the Repatriation Memorial can be seen. After a long campaign we now recognise the FEPOW who returned home, so scarred and hurt.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/30/2012

last visited: never

Image for Siege of Chester, English Civil War, Chester, Cheshire, England, UKview gallery

SWSW100.7 km

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BattlefieldsSiege of Chester, English Civil War, Chester, Cheshire, England, UK

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The English civil war was a war that ran between 1642 & 1651 that was between Royalists in line with Charles I and Parliamentarians.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Ddraig Ddu

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/16/2011

last visited: never

Image for White Cross Bay Factory, Windermere lake, Cumbriaview gallery

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World War II SitesWhite Cross Bay Factory, Windermere lake, Cumbria

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White Cross Bay was the site of a dispersed aircraft factory, building Shorts Sunderlands. All that remains are the gate house and an eight foot thick concrete platform on which the structures were erected. Now hard standing of a holiday park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flipflopnick

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/17/2012

last visited: never

Image for FEPOW Bamboo Garden - Ness Botanic Gardens, Ness, Neston, South Wirral, Lancashire, UKview gallery

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Remembering FEPOWFEPOW Bamboo Garden - Ness Botanic Gardens, Ness, Neston, South Wirral, Lancashire, UK

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A very special memorial garden can be seen in the conservatory of Ness Botanic Gardens; it is designed to reflect the Far East and is the FEPOW Bamboo Garden.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/7/2012

last visited: never

Image for Last Battle in England 1745 - Clifton, Cumbria UKview gallery

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BattlefieldsLast Battle in England 1745 - Clifton, Cumbria UK

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Clifton is the site of the last battle to take place on English soil. It happened in 1745 between the English army under the Duke of Cumberland, and the retreating Jacobites of Bonnie Prince Charlie.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member martlakes

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 3/17/2008

last visited: 3/28/2010

Image for RAF Coleby Grange, Lincolnshireview gallery

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World War II SitesRAF Coleby Grange, Lincolnshire

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Remains of World War 2 RAF base Coleby Grange

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member V70PDB

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 4/7/2007

last visited: never

Image for Gerald Pratt - Burma Star - Memorial Tree - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UKview gallery

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Remembering FEPOWGerald Pratt - Burma Star - Memorial Tree - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UK

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A dedicated tree in the Armed Services Wood in the National Memorial Arboretum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/22/2010

last visited: 9/25/2014

Image for Pill Box - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UKview gallery

SS118.4 km

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World War II SitesPill Box - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UK

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This wartime Pill Box is now used as a bird hide near the river in The National Memorial Arboretum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/22/2010

last visited: 5/15/2014

Image for Malayan Volunteer Force Memorial - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UKview gallery

SS118.6 km

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Remembering FEPOWMalayan Volunteer Force Memorial - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UK

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This important memorial is for the Malayan Volunteer Force and it can be seen in The National Memorial Arboretum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/22/2010

last visited: 5/15/2014

Image for The Kris Memorial Garden - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UKview gallery

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Remembering FEPOWThe Kris Memorial Garden - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UK

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This is the Kris Memorial Garden in The National Memorial Arboretum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/22/2010

last visited: 5/15/2014

Image for Royal Malaysian Police Memorial - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UKview gallery

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Remembering FEPOWRoyal Malaysian Police Memorial - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UK

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A memorial to the Royal Malaysian Police in The National Memorial Arboretum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/22/2010

last visited: 5/15/2014

Image for 17th Dogra Regiment Memorial - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UKview gallery

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Remembering FEPOW17th Dogra Regiment Memorial - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UK

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The 17th Dogra Regiment served in the Burma and Malayan Campaign in the Far East during the Second World War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/22/2010

last visited: 5/15/2014

Image for Changi Lych Gate - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UKview gallery

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Remembering FEPOWChangi Lych Gate - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UK

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This is the original Lych Gate built by FEPOWs in the Changi prison camp.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/22/2010

last visited: 5/15/2014

Image for FEPOW Grove - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UKview gallery

SS118.6 km

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Remembering FEPOWFEPOW Grove - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UK

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A dedicated grove of trees and memorials to the FEPOWs lie in The National Memorial Arboretum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/22/2010

last visited: 5/16/2014

Image for The Sumatra Railway Memorial - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UKview gallery

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Remembering FEPOWThe Sumatra Railway Memorial - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UK

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A memorial to those who slaved on the Sumatra Railway located in The National Memorial Arboretum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/22/2010

last visited: 5/15/2014

Image for Changi Prison Stone - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UKview gallery

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Remembering FEPOWChangi Prison Stone - The National Memorial Arboretum, Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, UK

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An important memorial stone in The National Memorial Arboretum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/22/2010

last visited: 5/15/2014

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