RAF Bridgnorth [entry point]


RAF Bridgnorth [entry point]


RAF Bridgnorth was located in Shropshire 13 miles ( 21 kms) south of Telford.

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It opened in November 1939 as a non-flying station and was used to carry out basic recruit training. It became the Woman’s Auxiliary Air Force basic training unit in August 1941. In September 1942 an elementary air navigation school was established, training of all aircrew other than pilots. The station closed in 1963.


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 Bridgnorth [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 5, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/6397.

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