During the war, 608 (North Riding) Squadron was part of Coastal Command flying principally Ansons, Hudsons and latterly Mosquitos. A paperback book about the Squadron during these war years has recently been written by Louise Wilkinson. Details can be found here.
On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of VE Day on 8th May 2020, Warrant Officer John Webster, a serving member of 602 (City of Glasgow) Squadron for 45 years, narrates a moving video describing the outstanding achievements of his Squadron during the war and its vital contribution today to control the spread and effects of coronavirus. It can be viewed by clicking here.
On 7 May 2020, Flight Lieutenant Terry Clark DFM AE passed away at the age of 101. He was a pre-war member of the Auxiliary Air Force serving with 615 (County of Surrey) Squadron and one of the very last of ‘The Few’. His biography, written by a Foundation Trustee, Wing Commander Jeff Metcalfe, can be viewed by clicking here.