Blue Plaque - Sir Arthur T. Harris Bt. G.C.B., O.B.E., A.F.C., LLD
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Stretchy123
N 51° 53.718 W 002° 05.032
30U E 563039 N 5749789
Quick Description: Queen's Parade in Cheltenham was where Sir Arthur T Harris was born in 1892. In world war two, he became chief of Allied bomber command, and was commonly known as "Bomber" Harris.
Location: South West England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 10/17/2011 1:35:40 PM
Waymark Code: WMCW3R
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member miatabug
Views: 3

Long Description:
Queen's Parade in Cheltenham was where Sir Arthur T Harris was born in 1892. In world war two, he became chief of Allied bomber command, and was commonly known as "Bomber" Harris. As part of the Allied bombing campaign he was responsible for the contraversial bombing of German Cities.

More details about his life are in the enclosed Wikipedia link.
Blue Plaque managing agency: RAF Association (Cheltenham Branch) & Cheltenham Civic Society

Individual Recognized: Sir Arthur T. Harris Bt. G.C.B., O.B.E., A.F.C., LLD

Physical Address:
3 Queens Parade
Cheltenham, Glos UK


Web Address: [Web Link]

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