RAF Mepal [entry point]


RAF Mepal [entry point]


RAF Mepal was a Bomber Command station located in Cambridgeshire 7 miles (11 kms) west from Ely.

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It opened in April 1943 as part of 3 Group. Initially it was used by 1665 Heavy Conversion Unit with Stirlings but the station became operational with the arrival of the Stirlings of 75 Squadron in June 1943. The squadron operated from the RAF Mepal until the end of the war, having converted to Lancasters in March 1944.

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 Mepal [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 25, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/5693.

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