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Sgt. Barraclough - a Memory of Compton Bassett.

Was Sgt Barraclough an instructor in the teleprinter and tape-relay sections - who lived just across the road in the married quarters? (name rings bell ) but it was a long time ago - 1957


A memory shared by Thomas Mirfield on Nov 13th, 2012. Send Thomas Mirfield a message

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Sun Feb 2nd 2020, at 4:10 pm
I did an 8 month Ground Wireless Fitters course (FR7) from about November 1954. Great times - scrumpy - rough cider - was only 6d a pint.
Wed Oct 9th 2019, at 10:02 am
tonypat37 commented:
Did two courses at RAF Compton Bassett. First was wireless operator 1953/54. Second was Teleprinter operator (qualify as Teleg II) 1955. Also experienced my first spell on jankers!
Anthony Henson.

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