216 Squadron [entry point]


216 Squadron [entry point]


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216 Squadron was based in the Middle East throughout the war. It was initially a bomber-transport squadron with Bombays and Valentias but from 1941 focussed solely on transport role. The Bombays were superseded by Hudsons and C-47s.

Artwork                            Text
Map                                Text. Correspondence
Map. Navigation chart and log      Text. Diary
Moving image                       Text. Log book and record book
Photograph                         Text. Memoir
Physical object                    Text. Personal research
Physical object. Clothing          Text. Poetry
Physical object. Decoration        Text. Service material
Sound                              Text. Training material
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“216 Squadron [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 4, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/21747.

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