Air training corps

PUBLISHED: 13:28 06 October 2006 | UPDATED: 19:49 01 June 2010

MEMBERS of 2 272 (Wisbech) Squadron Air Training Corps took part in the dedication of a memorial at RAF Bircham Newton. It was part of the celebrations to mark the 40th Anniversary of the CITB training centre, now known as the National Construction Colleg

MEMBERS of 2 272 (Wisbech) Squadron Air Training Corps took part in the dedication of a memorial at RAF Bircham

Newton. It was part of the celebrations to mark the 40th Anniversary of the CITB training centre, now known as the National Construction College. The memorial was dedicated to all the personnel who served at the RAF station during the Second World

War. The 272 Wisbech Squadron formed the guard of honour for the event along with King's Lynn Squadron. The marshal of the

Royal Air force Sir Michael Beetham unveiled the memorial.


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