RAF Wombleton [entry point]


RAF Wombleton [entry point]


RAF Wombleton was a Bomber Command training station located in Yorkshire, 3 miles (5 kms) east of Helmsley.

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It opened in October 1943 as part of 6 Group. The station was occupied by 1666 Heavy Conversion Unit from October 1943 until August 1945 flying both Halifaxes and Lancasters. 1679 Heavy Conversion Unit arrived in December 1943 to be merged a month later into 1666 Heavy Conversion Unit.

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 Wombleton [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 25, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/6499.

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