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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NB: The pictures are not particularly large (ca. 1-2Mb or less), but if you have a slow connection they may take a little while to download.

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
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PHTO0004.JPG Memoral Shields
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PHTO0006.JPG General view of the Church interior
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PHTO0007.JPG General view of the Church interior
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PHTO0009.JPG Roll of Honour
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PHTO0010.JPG Flowers
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PHTO0011.JPG Memorial Stone, Lancaster Approach
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Saturday Afternoon, Remembrance Service in St Denys' Church

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

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PHTO0023.JPG Immingham ATC band
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PHTO0025.JPG Immingham ATC band
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Laying Wreaths at the Memorial Stone

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PHTO0026.JPG Wreath laying
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PHTO0027.JPG Wreath laying
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PHTO0029.JPG Wreath laying
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PHTO0030.JPG Wreath laying
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PHTO0031.JPG Wreath laying
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PHTO0032.JPG Wreath laying
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PHTO0033.JPG Wreath laying
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PHTO0034.JPG Wreath laying
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PHTO0035.JPG Wreath laying
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PHTO0036.JPG Wreath laying
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PHTO0037.JPG Veterans and visiters look on
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Veterans at the Memorial Stone after the Act of Remembrance


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PHTO0039.JPG Veterans at the Memorial Stone
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PHTO0041.JPG Veterans at the Memorial Stone
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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
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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
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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
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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
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PHTO0087.JPG In memory of 550 and 150 Squadrons
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PHTO0089.JPG In memory of 550 and 150 Squadrons
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Various Association Members at the Memorial Stone


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PHTO0042.JPG Gordon and Karen Bell (son of Wing Commander Bryan Bell)
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PHTO0043.JPG Gordon and Karen Bell (son of Wing Commander Bryan Bell)
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PHTO0045.JPG Sally and Peter Coulter (daughter of F/Lt James Cassidy (RAAF), Navigator)
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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
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PHTO0050.JPG Association members and supporters
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PHTO0051.JPG Association members and supporters
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PHTO0052.JPG Immingham ATC band bring the formal proceedings to an end
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PHTO0053.JPG Immingham ATC band bring the formal proceedings to an end
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Reunion Dinner, Saturday evening, Thwaite Hall

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

Around North Killingholme Village


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


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PHTO0073.JPG Hangers
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PHTO0074.JPG Runway
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PHTO0075.JPG Runway
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PHTO0077.JPG The airfield as it is today
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PHTO0079.JPG Local gun club shooting range
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Reunion Weekend new29/11/2010


The following photos are all kindly provided by Mike Leeman.


Parade to the Memorial Stone


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The Wreaths are Laid


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Jack Harris and Crowd


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The Memorial Stone


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Veterans


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Veterans and Assocation


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Lancaster Flypast


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Band


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Church Flowers


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