RAF North Weald [entry point]


RAF North Weald [entry point]


RAF North Weald is located in Essex, 2 miles (4 kms) north-east of Epping.

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The station was opened in 1916. The station was in Fighter Command throughout World War Two and in 1940 it played a major frontline role during the Battle of Britain. Many foreign nationals served at the station including Americans, Poles, Czechs and Norwegians. Hurricanes and Spitfires were the most common aircraft used at the station.

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 North Weald [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 7, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/21836.

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