RAF Church Fenton photo gallery


1956-inspection.jpg
0 viewsAOC's inspection, 1956. 19 Squadron pilots in front of what looks like 1 Hangar. The note at the top of the photos says all the scarves were hand sewn by Richard's mum.
a-flt.jpg
0 views19 Squadron pilots stand on a rainy pan at Church Fenton in front of one of the Squadron Hunters, with the Squadron's London Taxi in the background.
attack.jpg
0 viewsPhoto of a direct hit from a Hunter's gunsight camera. The caption on the photo reads "Quarter attack on Valiant (V-Bomber), summer exercise over North Sea, 1957. Just approached 200 yards - pipper (centre dot) slightly low - about to fire. 4 Oerlikon 30mm. 600 rounds/min each cannon"
dad-and-mate.jpg
0 viewsF/O Simpson and Kiwi Snowy McGee during their Fighter Recce course in 1953.
dads-plane-2.jpg
0 views19 Sqn pilots in front of F/O Simpson's Hunter XF449
dads-plane.jpg
0 viewsF/O Simpson's Hunter, XF449
fligyt-log.jpg
0 viewsExtract from F/O Simpson's logbook
football-1.jpg
0 viewsRAF Church Fenton football team
friend.jpg
0 viewsF/O Simpson and a colleague
group-shot.jpg
0 viewsGroup shot, possibly at Church Fenton - looks as though something interesting was flying over!
log-cover.jpg
0 viewsF/O Simpson's logbook
log.jpg
0 viewsExtract from F/O Simpson's logbook
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