R.A.F. WAR MEMORIAL
War 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © David Hughes and Neil Clark 2006
memorial is a tribute to those men who served and the men that died
whilst serving at R.A.F Hawkinge during the Second World War. It is
located on the site of the former RAF base which has now largely disappeared
and been replaced with a large private residential housing estate.
does not list any individual’s names.
Copyright © David Hughes and Neil Clark 2006
MONUMENT WAS ERECTED TO
COMMEMORATE THE PART PLAYED
BY THE ROYAL AIR FORCE STATION
HAWKINGE IN THE AIR DEFENCE OF
GREAT BRITAIN 19??-19?? AND TO
PROVIDE A MEMORIAL TO ALL WHO
SERVED AT OR FLEW FROM THIS
GREEN SWATH NEVER TO RETURN
WITH HIS FLICKERING LAMP
STUMBLES ALONG THE TRAIL OF THE PAST
TRYING TO RECONSTRUCT ITS SOURCES
TO REVIVE ITS ECHOES AND INDUCE WITH
PALE DREAMS THE PASSION OF FORMER DAYS'
2 February, 2006