UK political parties support Bomber Command memorial

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  1. Colin1

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    Nice sculpture
     

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    This is great news
     
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    Great to hear.
     
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    Excellent, and about time too. No doubt there'll be some objections from a bunch of lilly-livered, carrot -eating, 2CV driving, tree-hugging lefties, but they can all P**s off!!
     
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    What I noticed and appreciated was the no mention of RAF as Bomber Command was a mix of Commonwealth and US crew
     
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    Don't read too much into that
    the piece was written by a journalist, not a historian
     
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    well I hope they don't or if they decide to they shouild also mention the "colonials"
     
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    Overdue. Those guys got screwed by the politics at the end of the war. A brutal and bloody campaing. In the end, they didn't even get a medal.
     
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