The Bomber Command war memorial that was defaced has now been covered up and has a police guard.
Douglas Radcliffe, Secretary of Bomber Command Association said that the airmen honoured in the Bomber Command Memorial had died to give people the freedom to live in the UK.
He added: "I can't believe that somebody would do this but they've done it."
The Bomber Command Memorial in central London has been defaced. It is dedicated to the 55, 573 airmen who died in the Second World War. This figure includes 25,000 men from Lincolnshire air bases.
Reports are coming in that the Animals In War Memorial in Park Lane has also been defaced. More details to follow.
Annoyed to see someone's scrawled "Islam" on the bomber command memorial at green park this morning
The Bomber Command Memorial in Green Park defaced by some idiot. Won't tweet image. Prefer to read this http://t.co/9nSr9zqBk1
Bomber Command memorial In Green Park defaced. Hard to believe really
The mother of a soldier who committed suicide after serving in Iraq, says she feels let down by the Ministry of Defence.
Private Ashley Clarkson witnessed scenes, his family says left him with post traumatic stress disorder.
A memorial plaque was unveiled in his honour in his home town in Nottinghamshire this morning.