Havering Museum

ARTISTS RIFLES – HARE HALL TRAINING CAMP MEMORIAL

 

A group dedicated to the memory of the Artists Rifles, who were based in Romford, is raising money to help install a four-sided Memorial to this famous First World War Regiment of artists, sportsmen and poets opposite Links Avenue in Gidea Park.

Famous members of the regiment included poets Wilfred Owen, Edward Thomas and engineer, Sir Barnes Wallis (inventor of the Dambusters’ Bouncing Bomb.

If you want to help this deserving cause with a donation please visit: https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/artists-rifles-ww1-memorial

 

For more information y0u can visit their Facebook page: www.facebook.com/artistsriflesmemorial/

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