Bowerhill RAF Airbase – RAF Melksham

RAF Melksham the last remaining building and closed leisure centreWorld War 2 created a massive demand for aircrew and aircraft technicians amongst many other vital trades for the war effort. In 1940 land was obtained at Bowerhill Melksham, for a new RAF (Royal Air Force) Station. RAF Melksham was an airbase though without a runway. … Continue reading Bowerhill RAF Airbase – RAF Melksham