RAF Port Ellen [entry point]


RAF Port Ellen [entry point]


RAF Port Ellen was located on the island of Islay in Argyll and Bute off the west coast of Scotland.

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The station was opened in Coastal Command in 1940 and was used from August to October 1940 by Hudsons. Fleet Air Arm Martlets also used the station from October to December 1943. The station was home to a ferry training unit from December 1942 to January 1944.

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 Port Ellen [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 7, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/21826.

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