The year 1940

British Pathe’s Review of the Year for 1940

A British Pathe report entitled “Activities at a Bomber Station” Although not filmed at Watton the scenes were mirrored here.

A little music from this year . . .

Don ‘Mac’ McFarlane and R3821

Don “Mac” McFarlane, an Observer on 82 Squadron flew in R3821 on a number of occasions prior to 13th August 1940 and was scheduled to fly on the 13th August.…

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My Arrival At RAF Watton By Frank Harbord 

Frank was posted to Watton as one of the crews to replace the eleven lost on the 17th May 1940 on a raid to Gembloux in Belgium. His time in…

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