A - C.

     

 

 Abingdon - Akrotiri -Algiers - Bassingbourn -  Belize - Benson -
Binbrook - Bramcote - Buckeburg - Bushey Park-
Changi - Colerne -  Croydon -  
 
 
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ABINGDON.
  Abingdon  
 
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AKROTIRI.
 
 Akrotiri
 
 
 
                       Winter dress                      Akrotiri summer dress
                                                           Akrotiri Winnter Dress.          Akrotiri Summer Dress.
 
 
 
 John nichols john snowball andy handford phil crook mike hennessy ben whelan
 
Air Traffic Akrotiri lads gardening outside
the Air Traffic/Air Movements block, 1965.
L-R:-   John Nichols, John Snowball, Andy Handford,
Phil Crook, Mike Hennessy, Benjy Whelan
 Akrotiri christmas 1966
 
Air Traffic 'best block bar' Akrotiri Christmas 1966
L-R:- Roy Badham, Ralph Knott, Chris Pointon, ??, David Cooper, Phil Crook
Above four photos sent in by Phil Crook.
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ALGIERS
 
Does anyone know where these photos were taken, or and knew Sgt Ernest Walter Vann, otherwise known as Wally.
 Three dopes arthur wally cyril in algiers
 
Wal door
 
Services club       Number 10 signals office and wal
 
 
 
Above 4 sent in by Wally's Daughter Heather Barton,
she is trying to find out were these photos were taken.
 
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BASSINGBOURN.
 Bassingbourn
 
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BELIZE.
   Belize 2          Stann creek main st
 
Phil Crook sent me this photo, from his time in Belize in 1982.
1st one, It was taken at Stann Creek Police Station,
and the 2nd was of the Main Street.
 
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BENSON.
 
  Benson
 
Scan
This one was taken in the Dinghy Section, Mike is the second on left.
 
Scan1
 
 Scan2
Above 3 photos sent in by Mike Brice, 1956.
 
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BINBROOK
 
 Binbrook
 
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BRAMCOTE.
No Station Badge Authorized.
 
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BUCKEBURG.
No Station Badge Authorized.
           
Rafbuckeburg
 
 
 Rafbuckeburg 1
 
 
 
Rafbuckeburg 2
 
Rafbuckeburg 3
           
 
Rafbuckeburg 4
 
Rafbuckeburg 5
    
Rafbuckeburg 1 1                    
 
Rafbuckeburg 3 1
 
                                             Above photos, sent in by Trevor Simmons.
 
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BUSHEY PARK.
 
No Station Badge Authorized.
 
I received the following letter, photos and programme from Edna Ginno,
 
(Sgt Edna Kearley),01/06/2014, from her time with H Q Transport Command,
 
Bushey Park, Teddington, Middlesex.
 
 
 
Edna ginno 1
 Edna ginno 2
 
      
 
 
 Sgt edna kearley 2  
Sgt edna kearley 1
 
 
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Programme front
 
Programme inside
 
Programme back
 
 
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     CHANGI.
 
 Changi
 
 
The following photo was taken at Darwin in 1970.
I flew with 48 sqn from Edinburgh Field, overnighted at
Darwin then to Changi
 
Phil changi
 
 
 
Uss enterprise
 
We were invited aboard this massive aircraft carrier when she visited Singapore in 1970.
They seemed to have more aircraft than we had at Changi!
When you tell anyone that we have been on the Enterprise, they only think of the spacecraft
in Star Trek!
 
Both above photos sent in by Phil Crook. 
 
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Farewell Changi Party.

 

Changi 1
 
 
Changi 1:- shows Colin and Josie Chapman, Bill and Henie Garratt,
Phil Crook, Eddie and May Brady.
 
Changi 2
 
 
Changi 2:- shows Bill Garratt, Vic Attenborough, Phil Crook and Henie Garratt.
 
This would have been around August, before the first batch of repats took place
Colin and Josie Chapman and Phil Crook were amongst the last of the group to depart,
in December 1971 from Tengah, which was by then the ANZUK base.
 

Above 2 photos sent in by Phil Crook.

 

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 Benson chagni
 
 
Above photo sent in by Graham Wade.
 
 
 
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COLERNE.
 
Colerne     
 
Raf colerne hastings and crew  
RAF Colerne, Hastings and crew.
Photo sent in by Gordon March.
 
Malcomb blackman 
Malcomb Blackman, 1963.
Malcomb asked, Is this the first Colerne old boys photo?
So far yes!!!
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Mike scott 
 
Above sent in by Brian Samuels, known as Sam.
 
Hastings demise
Hastings 615s sad demise.
It crashed at the top of Bannerdown Hill, just outside of the camp.
 
Brian samuels 1
Above is the airmens mess.
 
Brian samuels 2
 
Brian samuels 3
3 photos of RAF Colerne taken about 5 years ago,
one is the camp cinema with my wife Jean, as you can see it was closed then,
it has since been demolished and now a car park,
 and one me and my old H block billet, sent in by Brian Samuels.
 Colerne is now an army barracks.
 
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CROYDON.      
(Satellite Station, no Badge).
 
 
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