RAF Swannington [entry point]

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RAF Swannington [entry point]

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RAF Swannington was a Bomber Command station located in Norfolk, 9 miles (15 kms) north-west of Norwich.

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It opened in April 1944 as part of 100 Group. The following month 85 Squadron and 157 Squadron took up residence, both equipped with Mosquitos in a bomber support role. The two squadrons remained at the station until the end of the war.

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“RAF Swannington [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 2, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/21815.

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