'A Roman Eagle Fittingly Symbolises The Flying Men of the Great War', c1935. Creator: Unknown.

'A Roman Eagle Fittingly Symbolises The Flying Men of the Great War', c1935. Creator: Unknown.

2-703-549 - The Print Collector/Heritage Images

'A Roman Eagle Fittingly The Flying Men of the Great War', c1935. Royal Air Force Memorial at Whitehall Steps in London, erected in 1923 as a memorial to 'all ranks of the Royal Navy Air Service, Royal Flying Corps, Royal Air Force and those Air Forces from every part of the British Empire who gave their lives in winning victory for their King and Country 1914-1918'. The monument, in portland stone, was designed by Sir Reginald Blomfield. The bronze eagle and globe were sculpted by William Reid Dick. From "Wonderful London, Volume 1", edited by Arthur St John Adcock. [The Fleetway House, London, c1935]


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  1. 0580054828
  1. 2-703-549
  1. 2703549

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Creator
  1. Unknown, attributed to: :
People Related
  1. Arthur St John Adcock: English, British: Author, writer, poet
  2. William Reid Dick: British: Sculptor
  3. Sir Reginald Blomfield: British: architect, architectural historian
Medium
  1. Photograph
Geographic Hierarchy
  1. World
  2. --- Europe
  3. ------ United Kingdom
  4. --------- England
  5. ------------ Greater London
  6. --------------- London
  1. 51 30 51 N , 000 05 35 W
Geographic Hierarchy
  1. World
  2. --- Europe
  3. ------ United Kingdom
  4. --------- England
  5. ------------ Greater London
  6. --------------- London
  7. ------------------ City of Westminster
  8. --------------------- Westminster
  1. 51 29 09 N , 000 08 01 W

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