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Peter Lamprey writes about his journey to and life at Royal Air Force Castle Kennedy, including intensive training and exhaustion.

Peter Lamprey writes about life in the Royal Air Force while training as an air gunner.

RAF Castle Kennedy was in Dumfries and Galloway in Scotland, five miles east of Stranraer. The airfield was used for delivering mail in World War I but then fell into disuse until early 1941 when the facility was developed as an air gunnery school.…

Observer's and air gunner's flying log book for Sergeant Charlie Darby, air gunner from 22 January 1944 to 16 January 1945. Charlie Darby was stationed at RAF Castle Kennedy and RAF Driffield where he flew Anson, Wellingtons and Halifaxes Mk 2 and 3.…
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