RAF Wigsley [entry point]

Title

RAF Wigsley [entry point]

Description

RAF Wigsley was a Bomber Command station located in Nottinghamshire, 8 miles (13 kms) west of Lincoln.

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It opened in February 1942. 455 Squadron of 5 Group briefly operated Hampdens from the station before, in April 1942, the station became the home of 1654 Heavy Conversion Unit with Manchesters, Stirlings and Lancasters. The station and 1654 Heavy Conversion Unit transferred to 7 Group in November 1944.

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Citation

“RAF Wigsley [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 7, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/5733.

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