RAF Chipping Warden [entry point]

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RAF Chipping Warden [entry point]

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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.

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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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