This page contains a number of interesting articles that describe what life was like for the Villagers of East Farndon during World War Two. Towards the bottom of the page you will find a comprehensive photo gallery that contains images taken from the written articles.

East Farndon WW2 Articles

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WW2 Air Crash Ceremony & Dakota Flypast

On Sunday 11th July 2021, East Farndon held a moving ceremony at the War Memorial to remember and honour five young RAF airmen, who lost their lives in two air crashes near East Farndon in July 1944. The ceremony was followed by the incredible spectacle of a flypast over the village by the Dakota from the RAF Battle of Britain Memorial Flight. Click one of the photos below to open a new page to see the story, photos and videos related to this memorable event.

Dakota
Wellington Bomber

East Farndon WW2 Photo Collection