Hawker Memorial Event – Photos

Our thanks to Peter Hoare, who as well as sending in a very interesting background article, see the post entitled Major Lanoe Hawker Connections ,  has also sent in a concise series of photos of the days events.

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Luftwaffe and 24 Sqn Standard Bearers take part in the village remembrance ceremony held in the morning

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At the ruins of Luisenhof Farm, near where Major Hawker was buried.

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24 Sqn and Luftwaffe aircrew in a spirit of reconciliation

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Spectators assemble in front of the Mairie before the ceremony

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The memorial to Major Lanoe Hawker with wreaths laid during the unveiling ceremony

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