HMS Ringtail Monument with Veterans
Monument dedication October 2004
For once he’s ‘missing’ was he behind the camera ?
In Commemoration of the Royal Naval Personnel who served at HMS Ringtail
Royal Naval Air Station Burscough which was operational on this site
between the 1st of September 1943 and the 18th of June 1946
for radar training and as a base for squadrons disembarking or working up
for shipboard operations during WW2
Supported and funded by Burscough Parish Council
United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorial ref 54993
For photos of a special Naval ceremony and flypast at the monument
that took place May 25th / 26th 2013
go to Military establishments / HMS Ringatil photos page 4
Each year an Armistice day ceremony is held at the monument on the 11th of November
The ceremony starts at 1045.am and everyone is welcome
The monument is located on a large grass verge off the Pippin Street Roundabout B5242 Burscough.
OS Map Ref SD 427 104
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