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RAF Drem was in East Lothian, 20 miles east of Edinburgh. It began life as West Fenton Aerodrome in 1916 when it was used by the Royal Flying Corps. In 1939 it was brought back into use with three tarmac runways and renamed RAF Drem. The station was…

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Letter from David Boldy to his mother and brother. Discussed new cleaning task that he has been completing around; mentions two restaurants he visited and a date he failed to attend; showed interest in joining the aircrew and speaks about the…

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Letter from David Boldy to his father about being stationed in Scotland, waiting to start the air observers school. He has visited Edinburgh and been swimming locally.
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