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  • Tags: RAF Church Fenton

Shows postings to 1 Group, Binbrook, Sculthorpe, Oulton, Swannington and Church Fenton.

Starts with birth and childhood and description of living conditions. Discontinuous pages follow. Description of training instruction. Next page describes invitation and participation to American celebration. Mentions hangers with B-17s and Glen…

Commences with call up and journey to Innsworth camp. Describes accommodation, activities and compatriots in detail. Continues with very detailed description of training and activities at Compton Bassett. After a farewell concert was posted to Bawtry…

Two poems - first 'song of hate' concerning and Irish officer who troubles R/T operators. The second titled 'A ratty problem'. about rats in the tower and the signals section. References RAF Church Fenton.

Programme with list of ground equipment, aircraft park and flying programme. Date 15 September 1945.

Menu for Christmas 1945 at RAF Church Fenton. Signatures on reverse.

Ralph Wild grew up in Yorkshire. He originally served as ground personnel with Fighter Command but he later remustered and became a navigator and flew operations with Bomber Command.
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