emblem RAF RAF No 149 (East India) Squadron

Vickers Wellington Mk.IA RAF 149 Squadron OJN R1593 Mildenhall, Suffolk

Photo 01: Vickers Wellington Mark IC, R1593 'OJ-N', of No 149 Squadron RAF undergoes routine servicing in a dispersal at Mildenhall, Suffolk, while being loaded with 250-lb GP bombs in readiness for the forthcoming night raid on Hamburg, Germany.

Photo 02: VAircrew of No. 149 Squadron RAF gather by one of the Squadron's Vickers Wellington Mark IAs at Mildenhall, Suffolk, following a training sortie.

Photo 03: Three Vickers Wellington Mark IAs of No. 149 Squadron RAF make a low pass over the hangars at Mildenhall, Suffolk, watched by a group of aircrew on the ground.

Three Vickers Wellington Mark IAs of No. 149 Squadron RAF overflying their base at Mildenhall, Suffolk, at sunset.

IL-2 Sturmovik Cliffs of Dover - COD/CLOD skins
 
  CLOD game skin by Keith checkmysix C6 Wellington MkI RAF 149Sqn OJ-D P9248 Mildenhall 1940
  CLOD game skin by Keith checkmysix C6 Wellington MkI RAF 149Sqn OJ-E R3160 Mildenhall 1940
  CLOD game skin by Keith checkmysix C6 Wellington MkI RAF 149Sqn OJ-F P2517 Mildenhall 1940
  CLOD game skin by Keith checkmysix C6 Wellington MkI RAF 149Sqn OJ-M R3206 Mildenhall 1940
  CLOD game skin by Keith checkmysix C6 Wellington MkI RAF 149Sqn OJ-M R3206 Mildenhall 1940 NM
  CLOD game skin by Keith checkmysix C6 Wellington MkI RAF 149Sqn OJ-N P9273 Mildenhall 1940
  CLOD game skin by Keith checkmysix C6 Wellington MkI RAF 149Sqn OJ-N P9273 Mildenhall 1940 NM
  CLOD game skin by Keith checkmysix C6 Wellington MkI RAF 149Sqn OJ-O T2897 Mildenhall 1940
  CLOD game skin by Keith checkmysix C6 Wellington MkI RAF 149Sqn OJ-W P9245 Mildenhall 1940
  CLOD game skin by Keith checkmysix C6 Wellington MkI RAF 149Sqn OJ-W P9245 Mildenhall 1940 NM

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    Web References: +

  • History of RAF Organisation: http://www.rafweb.org
  • IWM London Lambeth Road London SE1 6HZ Webstite http://www.iwm.org.uk
  • Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/

This webpage was updated 5th January 2017