Close up of Land Girls monument with two veterans standing in front of it
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Memorial Arboretum Land Girls monument unveiled after three-year fundraising campaign

A memorial to Britain's Land Girls funded by an £85,000 fundraising campaign has been unveiled.

The bronze statue - created to honour women who served in the Land Army during World War Two - has been placed at the National Memorial Arboretum in Alrewas, Staffordshire.

Veterans of the Land Army were amongst those attending the unveiling.

Sian Lloyd reports.

  • 21 Oct 2014
  • From the section UK
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