the battle of britain monument "Never in the field of human
conflict was so much owed
by so many to so few
Site of monument work in progress monument site monument drawing

The Battle of Britain Monument in London is a superb monument to The Few - commemorating those people who took part in this vital battle of the Second World War.

A detail from the maquette on which the monument was based .

For information on Limited Edition issues of the maquette in bronze or resin please click here

This website provides information about the Battle, the airmen who took part, the location and design of the Monument and the history of the whole project.

"The Battle of Britain pilots have earned a very special place in this Nation's history - and its heart - and this magnificent monument will provide a lasting tribute to their bravery for generations to come"     Charles, Prince of Wales




Souvenir DVD:
The entire planning, fund-raising, sculpting, construction and unveiling process was recorded and is available on a 1hr 40min DVD. There are extensive interviews with the sculptor Paul Day at various stages of the project.

For more information click here

Prince Charles and The Duchess of Cornwall at the unveiling of the monument in September 2005

Visiting the monument?
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Looking for a Pilot's name?
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Battle of Britain Monument