RAF Brackla [entry point]


RAF Brackla [entry point]


RAF Brackla was a Bomber Command training station located in the Highlands, 12 miles (19 kms) north-east of Inverness.

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It was built in 1941 and used as a relief landing ground for aircraft from RAF Kinloss, RAF Forres and RAF Dalcross. It was used by 19 Operational Training Unit originally with Whitleys but it converted to Wellingtons in August 1944. The station was also used by Advanced Flying Units using Oxfords. In 1945 hundreds of aircraft, including many Halifaxes, were scrapped at RAF Brackla.


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 Brackla [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 17, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/5643.

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