RAF West Freugh [entry point]


RAF West Freugh [entry point]


RAF West Freugh was located in Dumfries and Galloway in Scotland, 5 miles (8 kms) south-east of Stranraer.

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It opened in 1937 as an armament training school. During the war the station housed 4 Bombing and Gunnery School, 4 Observer Advanced Flying Unit and the Bomber Command Experimental Unit. Currently MOD West Freugh test ranges, offshore and onshore, are still used for bombs and air-to-ground missile testing.

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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 West Freugh [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 28, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/5730.

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