Peter Long’s brief history of Watton – 1964


To start the year a competition was held among Station personnel to design a Station badge. A design by Flt.Lt. J.J.Eeles, a 97 Squadron pilot was selected and sent to HQ Signals Command for consideration. There were two VIP visits to RAF Watton in March. The first was by Admiral P.D. Gick, CB OBE DSC, Flag Officer, Naval Flying Training and the second was by the new AOC-in-C Signals Command, Air Vice Marshal T.U.C. Shirley CB CBE. On each occasion […]

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