RAF Skellingthorpe [concept]

Title

RAF Skellingthorpe [concept]

Description

RAF Skellingthorpe was in Lincolnshire, two miles south-west of Lincoln. It opened in 1941 as part of 5 Group Bomber Command. The station closed in 1955.
It was home to: 50 Squadron, 61 Squadron and 455 Squadron.
Aircraft flown included: Hampden, Wellington, Manchester and Lancaster.
Wartime losses: 1019

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Contributor

Trevor Hardcastle

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Citation

“RAF Skellingthorpe [concept],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed March 20, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/5707.

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