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Polish War Memorial

This memorial garden is dedicated to the Polish Air Force by the London Borough of Hillingdon.

Please be aware: the site is currently closed in the interest of safety, as essential maintenance is being carried out on the pond and the water filtration system.

Significant stone monument to Polish air men from WWII comprising large stone obelisk with bronze eagle and text surrounded by low stone walls bearing names. The memorial was erected in 1948 to commemorate the contribution of airmen from Poland who aided the allies in the Second World War. It records the names of the 1,241 Polish people who died in operational sorties during the course of the war.

Made partly of Portland stone and polish granite and it has bronze lettering and a bronze eagle, symbol of the Polish Air Force. The ornamental garden was created in the field adjacent to the memorial in 2015.


It is situated besides the A40/A4180 roundabout near RAF Northolt, West End Road, South Ruislip, HA5 6QX.

Pedestrian access to the memorial is available via slip road off West End Road.

Opening and closing hours for the park.

How to get there

Car: Restricted (single yellow line) free parking is available along the slip road, however there are numerous locations where off road parking is available.

Public transport : There is access by bus from Ruislip on routed E7 to Ealing and 696 to Hayes and the closest station is Ruislip Garden which is around 2km away.

If you would like to notify us of any maintenance queries within the park, please report below.

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