The words around the memorial read:
"On 4th Oct 1943, Lancaster ED583 of 100 squadron suffered structurial failure while on a flight from RAF Grimsby. the aircraft fell onto the vilage of North Thoresby killing the entire crew"
Some additional pictures
One of the two entrances
The memorial is in the centre of the village
Who was involved in the memorial
A plaque for each of the aircrew, note that 3 were pilots including a USAAF pilot
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