Life Before & After RAF Ventnor
A more detailed index to these pages.

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The dreaded buff envelope The grey 1950s : Foreword & the unsettling events leading to entry into the RAF at Cardington
On Parade Ten rather unpleasant weeks of Basic Training endured at RAF West Kirby
FPS56 at Locking Ten rather pleasant months at RAF Locking learning quite a lot about Radar
Leeming crest Life at RAF Leeming, a flying station in Yorkshire with its own Type 7
Innsworth RAF Innsworth in Gloucestershire, a stepping stone on the route to distant Libya
El Adem Detached to RAF El Adem : a character building experience to say the least
Pictures Additional El Adem photographs
Leeming crest Return to Leeming & remaining service there, a countdown to demob
Type7 Type 7 : a technical description
Pembroke A variety of aircraft encountered

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Text and colour images 2006 D.C.Adams