“Tradition does not die in the ashes but is carried forward in the flames”

Royal Auxiliary Air Force Foundation

 Patron:  HRH  The  Duke  of  Gloucester

MEMORIAL

MEMORIAL STONES

Memorial Stone Order Form *

Current List of Memorial Stones *






 

ELIGIBILITY

Deceased individuals are eligible to have their names recorded on a Memorial Stone at the site of the Royal Auxiliary Air Force Memorial at the National Memorial Arboretum.  To qualify, they must have:

Served in the Auxiliary Air Force

Served in the Royal Air Force Companies of the all-female Auxiliary Territorial Service

Served in the Royal Auxiliary Air Force  

Served on an Auxiliary Air Force unit or a Royal Auxiliary Air Force unit whilst a member of the Royal Air Force, the Womens’ Auxiliary Air Force, the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve or the Womens’ Royal Auxiliary Air Force

Been a Royal Auxiliary Air Force Honorary Air Commodore or Honorary Inspector-General.

Exceptionally, have otherwise merited eligibility in the opinion of a majority of Foundation Trustees

MEMORIAL STONE DETAILS

The Stones are made of granite and measure 10” by 6” by 4”. The cost of a Stone is £150.

A list of the Stones currently installed at the Memorial can be accessed via the web-link at the top of this page.

APPLYING FOR A MEMORIAL STONE

You can apply for up to 3 Memorial Stones for eligible individuals To do so, please complete the Memorial Stone Order Form which can be accessed via the web-link at the top of this page.

Applications will be reviewed for eligibility by Foundation Trustees.

BIOGRAPHY

A biography for each individual may be included with the application. It should contain a maximum of 750 words and 2 pictures. The biography will be listed on this web-site on the Current List of Memorial Stones pages; it can also be accessed  through the QR code displayed by the Memorial Stones at the Memorial.


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