RAF Chipping Warden [entry point]


RAF Chipping Warden [entry point]


RAF Chipping Warden was a Bomber Command training station located in Northamptonshire, 6 miles (10 kms) north-east of Banbury.

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The station opened in April 1941 and from July 1941 to June 1945 it was used by 12 Operational Training Unit based at RAF Benson. 12 OTU operated Ansons and Wellingtons. In May 1942 it took part in the first 1000 bomber operation in the attack on Cologne.

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 Chipping Warden [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 25, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/29479.

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