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- Tags: RAF Woodhall Spa
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A letter from the King awarding Ernie Twells his Distinguished Flying Cross.
It was stationed at: RAF Oakington and RAF Woodhall Spa.
It was stationed at: Woodhall Spa, RAF Coningsby, RAF Dunholme Lodge, RAF Strubby and RAF…
Tags: 106 Squadron; 617 Squadron; aircrew; Anson; bombing; Dominie; Halifax; Lancaster; Lancaster Mk 1; Lancaster Mk 3; Manchester; Operation Catechism; Proctor; RAF Balderton; RAF Bardney; RAF Cottesmore; RAF Evanton; RAF Madley; RAF Scampton; RAF Sturgate; RAF Syerston; RAF Wigsley; RAF Winthorpe; RAF Woodhall Spa; Tirpitz [Kriegsmarine ship]; Wellington; wireless operator
Tags: 617 Squadron; 97 Squadron; aircrew; anti-aircraft fire; bombing; Eder Möhne and Sorpe operation (16–17 May 1943); Gibson, Guy Penrose (1918-1944); heavy conversion unit; Lancaster; memorial; Normandy campaign (6 June – 21 August 1944); operational training unit; pilot; RAF North Luffenham; RAF Scampton; RAF Shawbury; RAF Wigsley; RAF Woodhall Spa; training
Tags: 617 Squadron; Anson; bombing; Cook's tours; Cook’s tour; Dominie; heavy conversion unit; Lancaster; Lancaster finishing school; Lincoln; Me 262; Operation Catechism; Operation Exodus (1945); operational training unit; Proctor; RAF Barrow in Furness; RAF Market Harborough; RAF Mona; RAF Syerston; RAF Waddington; RAF Winthorpe; RAF Woodhall Spa; RAF Yatesbury; Stirling; submarine; Tiger force; Tirpitz [Kriegsmarine ship]; training; Wellington