RAF Mona [entry point]

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RAF Mona [entry point]

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RAF Mona is located on the Island of Anglesey off the North Wales coast.

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The station was originally used for airships for the Royal Naval Air Service during World War One. It was re-opened by the RAF in 1942 and used for training for the rest of the war. 3 Air Gunnery School were the initial occupants with Bothas, Battles and Martinets which were subsequently replaced by Ansons. The station was later also used by 5 Pilots Advanced Flying Unit with Masters and by 8 Observers Advanced Flying Unit with Ansons. The station is still a relief landing ground for RAF Valley.

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“RAF Mona [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 7, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/21841.

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