RAF Westcott [entry point]


RAF Westcott [entry point]


RAF Westcott was a Bomber Command training station located in Buckinghamshire, 7 miles (11 kms) north-west of Aylesbury.

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It opened in September 1942 and 11 Operational Training Unit moved in with Wellingtons and stayed until September 1945.  In May 1945 RAF Westcott was one of the receiving stations for Operation Exodus and over 35,000 repatriated ex-prisoners of war landed there.

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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“RAF Westcott [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed September 22, 2023, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/21805.

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