Reunion 2010

550 Squadron Reunion 2010

Photographs from the reunion at North Killingholme 2-4 July 2010.

These photos are just by way of a taster. Over the next weeks, it should also be possible to make available:

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Thanks to all in North Killingholme who pulled out all the stops to make the weekend great.


St Denys' Church, Saturday Morning before the Remembrance Service

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PHTO0002.JPG Memorial Window
PHTO0004.JPG Memoral Shields
PHTO0006.JPG General view of the Church interior
PHTO0007.JPG General view of the Church interior
PHTO0009.JPG Roll of Honour
PHTO0010.JPG Flowers
PHTO0011.JPG Memorial Stone, Lancaster Approach

Saturday Afternoon, Remembrance Service in St Denys' Church

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PHTO0014.JPG Gathering in St Denys' Church for the Remembrance Service
PHTO0015.JPG Gathering in St Denys' Church for the Remembrance Service
PHTO0016.JPG Gathering in St Denys' Church for the Remembrance Service
PHTO0017.JPG Gathering in St Denys' Church for the Remembrance Service
PHTO0018.JPG Gathering in St Denys' Church for the Remembrance Service
PHTO0019.JPG Anyone lost a camera?
PHTO0020.JPG Ok, who wants a free camera?
PHTO0021.JPG Jack Harris (back to camera)

Walk to the Memorial Stone

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PHTO0023.JPG Immingham ATC band
PHTO0025.JPG Immingham ATC band

Laying Wreaths at the Memorial Stone

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PHTO0026.JPG Wreath laying
PHTO0027.JPG Wreath laying
PHTO0029.JPG Wreath laying
PHTO0030.JPG Wreath laying
PHTO0031.JPG Wreath laying
PHTO0032.JPG Wreath laying
PHTO0033.JPG Wreath laying
PHTO0034.JPG Wreath laying
PHTO0035.JPG Wreath laying
PHTO0036.JPG Wreath laying
PHTO0037.JPG Veterans and visiters look on

Veterans at the Memorial Stone after the Act of Remembrance


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PHTO0039.JPG Veterans at the Memorial Stone
PHTO0041.JPG Veterans at the Memorial Stone

Floral tributes

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PHTO0048.JPG Floral tributes

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PHTO0080.JPG 550 Squadron Association members who have passed away since the last reunion
PHTO0082.JPG 550 Squadron Association members who have passed away since the last reunion

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PHTO0083.JPG Tribute to the RAF airmen of 550 Squadron
PHTO0084.JPG Tribute to the RAF airmen of 550 Squadron

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PHTO0085.JPG Tribute to the RCAF, RAAF and RNZAF airmen of 550 Squadron
PHTO0086.JPG Tribute to the RCAF, RAAF and RNZAF airmen of 550 Squadron

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PHTO0088.JPG In memory of 550 and 150 Squadrons
PHTO0087.JPG In memory of 550 and 150 Squadrons
PHTO0089.JPG In memory of 550 and 150 Squadrons

Various Association Members at the Memorial Stone


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Returning from the Memorial Stone

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PHTO0049.JPG Walking behind the Immingham ATC band back to the Village Hall
PHTO0050.JPG Association members and supporters
PHTO0051.JPG Association members and supporters
PHTO0052.JPG Immingham ATC band bring the formal proceedings to an end
PHTO0053.JPG Immingham ATC band bring the formal proceedings to an end

Reunion Dinner, Saturday evening, Thwaite Hall

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PHTO0056.JPG Jack Harris, Table 1
PHTO0058.JPG Jack Harris, Table 1

Sunday Morning

Around North Killingholme Village


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PHTO0059.JPG St Denys' Church
PHTO0061.JPG Ashbourne Hotel
PHTO0063.JPG St Denys' Church Gate
PHTO0064.JPG Gravestone: F/Lt Leslie Dale DFC
PHTO0066.JPG Memorial Window overlooking F/Lt Leslie Dale
PHTO0091.JPG Memorial Stone

North Killingholme Airfield Today


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PHTO0073.JPG Hangers
PHTO0074.JPG Runway
PHTO0075.JPG Runway
PHTO0077.JPG The airfield as it is today
PHTO0079.JPG Local gun club shooting range

Reunion Weekend new29/11/2010


The following photos are all kindly provided by Mike Leeman.


Parade to the Memorial Stone


2.4M 2.4M 2.4M 2.5M

The Wreaths are Laid


2.4M

2.4M 2.4M 2.4M

2.4M 2.3M 2.4M

2.4M 2.4M

2.4M 2.3M

2.4M 2.4M 2.4M

2.4M 2.4M 2.4M

2.5M 2.4M 2.5M

Jack Harris and Crowd


2.5M

The Memorial Stone


2.4M 2.4M

Veterans


2.3M 2.4M 2.3M

Veterans and Assocation


2.4M 2.4M

Lancaster Flypast


2.5M 2.4M

Band


2.4M 2.4M

Church Flowers


2.5M

5.5M 4.8M 5.1M

5.0M 5.1M 4.8M