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Marine craft records

One of the many marine craft drawings in our archives.
One of the many marine craft photographs in our archives.
One of the many marine craft photographs in our archives.
One of the many marine craft photographs in our archives.
One of the many marine craft photographs in our archives.

The RAF used marine craft from 1918 to 1986 for a large variety of purposes, including the support of flying boat operations, target towing, range safety and Air/Sea Rescue.

Record cards

A series of cards is held, recording the allocation of RAF Marine Craft to units. An example is given below.

Marine craft record card

Logs

The archive collection includes a small number of Deck Logs from the post-war period, but the vast majority of such records were not retained by the Ministry of Defence.

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