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We will remember them

If you visit Cleethorpes You cannot help to see and visit this Great War memorial Stricking... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2018
Grimsby, United Kingdom
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Royal Air Force Statue looking out to Sea

This statue of an RAF airman is located just off the promenade in Cleethorpes overlooking the sea... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2018
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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A1908 Cleethorpes, Cleethorpes, England
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Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

If you visit Cleethorpes You cannot help to see and visit this Great War memorial Stricking position overlooking the Humber easury

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

This statue of an RAF airman is located just off the promenade in Cleethorpes overlooking the sea. It was unveiled in September 1999 and has information around the sides. It commemorates those men & women who served during the second World War but does not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 2014Jandy
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Lincolnshire was bomber county during WW2, and this memorial is wonderfully tasteful. Beautifully maintained, it is a great tribute to the sacrifices made by those men and women so many years ago

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 13, 2018

Very well maintained memorial that it was a pleasure to see. I think it brings home the sacrifice that was made for our future.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hazeld263
Reviewed May 23, 2018

Situated in pride of place on the promenade this memorial remembers all those who served within the RAF and represented their country. A very clean and well maintained area and lovely to visit on armed forces day and on Remembrance Sunday. Certainly worth a visit...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Kep70
Reviewed April 5, 2018

Wonderful monument to the RAF, flags proud, flashing colour against the blue sky. Stop for a while and take it in.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Paul F
Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

This is a credit to the Air force crews that served their Country shame the base was at North Cotes?

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2017

The Cleethorpes Tourist Information Centre told me about the memorial and the interesting articles written on the plaque beside a statue of an RAF Airman. Well kept area.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank 213maureenb
Reviewed June 28, 2017

Visited Cleethorpes and found this memorial as we were walking along the road rather than the promenade. It is located in a garden area and we crossed the road to see what it was for. There is a plaque with information on the front. The...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 2014Jandy
Reviewed September 24, 2016

An interesting memorial in a prime location looking out to sea. It could do with a little TLC on the panels to restore some of the text.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Alphn01
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