RAF Morpeth [entry point]

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RAF Morpeth [entry point]
RAF Tranwell

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RAF Morpeth (also known as Tranwell) was located in Tyne and Wear, 12 miles (19 kms) north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne.

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The station opened in April 1942 and until December 1944 was home to 4 Air Gunnery School equipped initially with Lysanders, Martinets, Bothas and later Ansons. Late in the war the station was used by a Spitfire Operational Training Unit.

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“RAF Morpeth [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 7, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/21840.

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