RAF Pocklington [entry point]
RAF Pocklington was a Bomber Command station located in Yorkshire 14 miles (23 kms) east of York.
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It opened in June 1941 as part of 4 Group when 405 Squadron moved in with Wellingtons. The squadron converted to Halifaxes in April 1942. In August 1942 405 Squadron was replaced at the station by 102 Squadron, also with Halifaxes. RAF Pocklington and 102 Squadron were transferred to Transport Command in May 1945 and the station closed in September 1946.
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