Opened: September 1939 - Care & Maintenance: December 1939 ? - Closed: 1/12/41.
Information derived from RAF Squadrons (Jefford), RAF Flying Training & Support Units (Sturtivant et al),
Military Airfields of Britain - South Western England (Delve) and other books.
N.B. (det) means only a part of the unit was detached to here from its main base, and possibly only for part
of the period noted.
|240 Sqdn. (det)||20/9/39||4/10/39||London|
|209 Sqdn. (det)||1/10/39||Nov 39||Stranraer|
The general references listed on the RAF in Devon & Cornwall home page
Modelling Notes for individual aircraft
- 209 Sqdn Stranraer K7294 crashed nearby on 3/11/39.
- 204 Sqdn. Sunderland N9021 KG.G damaged after being stuck on mud during a visit in March 1940. Photo in Action Stations 5.
|Pictorial References For Modellers|
|London||II||201 Sqdn||VQ.U||K5260||Action Stations Revisited 4||116||V|
|London||II||201 Sqdn||VQ.U||K5260||Cornish Skies||46||V|
|London||II||201 Sqdn||VQ.O||K5261||Coastal Command (Ashworth)||16||V|
|Southampton||1||204 Sqdn||1||S1044||Action Stations Revisited 4||116||V|
|Southampton||I||204 Sqdn||1||S1044||Cornish Skies||41||V|