Links to Friends & Supporters

I’ve had some amazing support from people in the wartime airfield community, local historians, archaeologists, and authors. Here’s a selection of links to some of those who have helped, or just links I believe you might find of interest.

People who have helped with my research

John Leete, author of the New Forest at War
homefronthistory.com

Gareth Owen, archaeologist at the New Forest National Park Authority
newforestnpa.gov.uk

Richard Flagg, documenter of UK airfields
ukairfields.org.uk

Organisations and friends

East Boldre Community Website
Contain a wealth of information about the flying school and First World War airfield; the forerunner to the RAF Beaulieu Airfield across the road in WW2.
www.eastboldre.org

The Beaulieu Model Flying Committee (BMFC)
The BMFC is the licensed authority authorised by the FC to govern model flying in the New Forest. Flying takes place at the (decomissioned) WW2 airfield on Beaulieu Heath.
beaulieumodelflying.bmfa.org

Other airfield & history websites

RAF Ibsley, the Historical Group
rafibsley.co.uk

323rd Bomb Group
By our friend Roy Bozych whose father flew from Beaulieu with the USAAF.
www.323bg.org