207 SQUADRON ROYAL AIR FORCE HISTORY

Margny Commemoration - 21st July 2001

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207 Squadron's badge (left) is now in place (above) following a ceremony of dedication on 21st July 2001. The names of those who died were long ago inscribed on the propellor blade, which shows signs of the crash.
source: R Glynne-Owen

 


Margny is 52 km west of Chalons-sur-Marne and 10km NE of Montmirail. The cemetery is on the NE side of the Verdon to Margny road, at the junction of the road to Orbais.
(source: J van Puyenbroek)

The Mayor (with sash) and Wg Cdr Marwood

 


Wreaths L-R: from the family of Keith Paine,
from the RAF & from 207 Squadron Association
source: R Glynne-Owen


Some of the 207 Squadron veterans who attended the ceremony