RAF Upper Heyford [entry point]


RAF Upper Heyford [entry point]


RAF Upper Heyford was a  Bomber Command training station located in Oxfordshire 5 miles (8 kms) north-west of Bicester.

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It was originally opened in July 1918, closed in 1920 but re-opened in 1927. 16 Operational Training Unit was formed at the station in April 1940 initially with Hampdens and Herefords but converted to Wellingtons in 1942. The unit was disbanded in January 1945.

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 Upper Heyford [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed March 20, 2023, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/5724.

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