207 SQUADRON ROYAL AIR FORCE HISTORY

Memorial to those who served at
RAF Stradishall 1938-70

This memorial to those who served at Stradishall is in the form of black marble tablets mounted on opposing faces of a massive brick plinth.

The other tablet shows a map of the airfield, and a list of those units who served at Stradishall. 

207 Squadron was at Stradishall flying Lancasters from November 1946 to February 1949, under Sqn Ldr Peter Boggis DFC and Sqn Ldr Guy Hogan DFC.

It was unveiled by an ex-35 Sqn pilot whose crew room was opposite 207's - MRAF Sir Michael Beetham - on 29th May 1994.

The Memorial is in the grounds of what is now HM Prison, Highpoint.


source: Haslam