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The Queen unveils the Bomber Command Memorial

The Queen, accompanied by The Duke of Edinburgh and other Members of the Royal Family, attended the Dedication and unveiling of the Bomber Command Memorial in Green Park, London on 28 June 2012

The Queen, accompanied by The Duke of Edinburgh and other Members of the Royal Family, atended the Dedication and unveiling of the Bomber Command Memorial in Green Park, London.

The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh arrived by car and were met by Air Commodore Malcolm White, Chairman of the Bomber Command Association.

The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall, The Duke of York, The Earl and Countess of Wessex, The Duke and Duchess of Gloucester, The Duke of Kent and Prince and Princess Michael of Kent were also in attendance.

A service to dedicate the Bomber Command Memorial followed and The Queen unveiled a sculpture of seven Bomber Aircrew.

There was a Flypast at the conclusion of the Service of Dedication.

The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh then met overseas World War Two Bomber Command Veterans. They also met the architect Mr Liam O’Connor and the sculptor Mr Philip Jackson.

The Royal party, with the exception of The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall, departed by car for lunch at the RAF Club. The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall remained behind to meet Bomber Command Veterans.

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