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Alma Park
Anwick
Bardney
Barkston Heath
Belton Park
Binbrook
Blankney Hall
Blyton
Boston Wyberton Fen
Bottesford
Bracebridge Heath
Braceby
Buckminster
Bucknall
Caistor
Cockthorne
Coleby Grange
Coningsby
Cranwell
Cuxwold
Digby
Donna Nook
Dunholme Lodge
East Halton
East Kirkby
Elsham Wolds
Faldingworth
Fiskerton
Folkingham
Freiston
Fulbeck
Gosberton
Goxhill
Grantham
Greenland Top
Grimsby
Grimsthorpe Park
Harlaxton
Hemswell
Hibaldstow
Holbeach
Humberston
Immingham
Ingham
Ingoldmels
Kelstern
Killingholme
Kirmington
Kirton in Lindsey
Langtoft
Leadenham
Lincoln West Common
Ludford Magna
Manby
Market Deeping
Market Stainton
Mere
Metheringham
Moorby
Morton Hall
New Holland
Nocton Hall
Normanby
North Coates
North Killingholme
North Witham
Norton Disney
Orby
Rauceby
Saltby
Sandtoft
Scampton
Skegness
Skellingthorpe
Skendleby
South Carlton
South Elkington
South Witham
Spilsby
Spitalgate
Stenigot
Strubby
Sturgate
Sutton Bridge
Swinderby
Swinstead
Theddlethorpe
Tydd St Mary
Waddington
Wainfleet
Waltham (Grimsby)
Wellingore
Wickenby
Wigsley
Winterton
Woodhall Spa

Updated: 17 Oct 11

"The raid had three advantages really. The first advantage was to give the people at that time a little fillip. The news had been all bad until then. The second advantage was to cause the Japanese to worry and feel that they were vulnerable, and the third and most useful part of the raid was that it caused a diversion of aircraft and equipment to the home islands which the Japanese badly needed in the theaters where the war was actually being fought."

Brig Gen James Doolittle USAAF, reflecting on the impact of the Apr 1942 eponymous raid on Tokyo following the Pearl Harbor attacks.

location of RAF Waddingtonin relation to Lincolnshire - click here for full-size map showing all station locations

RAF Waddington website

RAF Waddington history on RAF website

Waddington Airshow

Other aircraft photos at Waddington

aerial photo of RAF Waddington

"spotters' guide" to RAF Waddington

The US Air Forces in Lincolnshire

Waddington page on UK MILITARY SPOTTING

RAF Waddington memories on the Wartime Memories Project

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