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2002 (© Euan Cargill)
Dunino airfield
Airfield Today:
Agriculture
Tower Type:
1. Watch Office for Fighter Satellite Stations
2. Two storey Naval type
Tower:
1. Not known
2. Derelict
Other Buildings:
Not known
History:
4/41 to 11/42, 309 and 614 Sqns with army co-operation Lysanders.
12/42 transferred to the Royal Navy becoming HMS Jackdaw II.
2/43 to 3/43 825 Sqn with Swordfish, 4/43 to 8/43, 827 Sqn with Barracudas, 12/43 to 1/44, 813 Sqn with Swordfish.
2/43 to 9/43, 737 Sqn with Walrus amphibians.
Airfield then used for storage until 1946 when it closed although the site was retained by the Navy until sold off in 1957.
RAF and RN Station HMS Jackdaw II
Airfield:
Operational
Opened:
4/1941
Closed:
/1946
ID Code:
not known
USAAF Station:
N/A
Runways:
grass
Hangars:
4- Blister, 2- Storage
County:
Fife, Scotland
Location:
4 miles SE of St Andresw
OS Ref:
NO565115
Links:
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All photos © Euan Cargill 2002
airfield + airport control tower pictures = www.controltowers.co.uk © robert truman 2002