28 Jun '12, 12pm

Remembering the people of all nations who lost their lives in WWII bombing campaigns #bombercommand

The event brought together thousands of Bomber Command veterans, their widows and other family members from all over the world to remember the bravery and sacrifice of their lost relatives and comrades. The memorial also commemorates the people of all nations who lost their lives in the bombing campaigns of 1939-1945, with an inscription remembering that loss. During the 30-minute ceremony, Her Majesty The Queen unveiled a nine-foot-high (2.7m) bronze sculpture depicting seven Bomber Command aircrew. The ceremony ended with a flypast of five RAF Tornado GR4 aircraft crewed by today's Royal Air Force followed by the RAF's last flying Lancaster Bomber, which dropped poppies over Green Park in remembrance of all those Bomber Command aircrew who lost their lives. Bomber Command veteran Alan Biffen, aged 87, attended the dedication and unveiling ceremony. He joined Bomber Comma...

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