RAF Ouston [entry point]

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RAF Ouston [entry point]

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RAF Ouston was located in Northumberland 10 miles (16) kms north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne.

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The station opened in March 1941 and formed part of Fighter Command for the rest of the war. Hurricane and Spitfire squadrons used the station as did air-sea rescue and army co-operation units with Defiants, Walruses and Ansons. Night-fighter radar operators were trained at the station late in the war in Ansons and Wellingtons.

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“RAF Ouston [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 5, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/21830.

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