New memorial at RAF Leconfield

A new memorial has been unveiled this week at RAF Leconfield to commemorate air crews who flew from the base during its seventy year history as an airfield.

The memorial consists of a garden of remembrance in which the centre piece is an upright frame salvaged from one the old hangers.  The hanger was attacked by a Luftwaffe plane during the Second World War and bullet holes can still be seen in the metal frame.

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