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English: Denmark After Liberation, 1945
Guard of honour provided by members of the Royal Air Force Regiment and men of the local Danish Resistance at the ceremony in a forest clearing at Maarum, north of Copenhagen, to unveil a memorial to Flight Lieutenant R H Thomas and Flying Officer G J Allin who died when their Mosquito aircraft crashed at the site in September 1944. The memorial commemorated these two airmen and the work of the Royal Air Force in dropping arms and equipment to Danish resistance fighters who operated from the nearby forest. The memorial was raised by donations from local villagers and former members of the Danish resistance.
IWMLondonThumbnail.jpg This is photograph CL 3177 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums. Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
Author Royal Air Force official photographer, Saidman
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Part of Air Ministry Second World War Official Collection
  • Associated people and organisations
    Royal Air Force
  • Associated places
    Maarum, Denmark
  • Associated events
    Liberation of Denmark 1945, Denmark, Second World War
  • Associated themes
    North West Europe 1944-1945
  • Associated keywords
    Ceremony, Civilians, Commemoration
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