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    Default R.a.f. Warboys P.f.f N.t.u

    Looking through my Father's Log Book I see he was posted to RAF WARBOYS PFF NTU in November 12th, 1944. I can find little info regarding this posting. I'm sure forum members know something wrt this particular unit. So over to you forum members. What were the RAF Warboys?

    Peter

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    RAF Warboys was a station near Cambridge and was home to the Path Finder Force Navigation Training Unit.

    That unit was set up to provide additional training to pilots and navigators for the Path Finder Force.
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    Hi Peter,
    Too slow.......you can find it here
    http://www.rafwarboys.co.uk/

    Best Wishes.
    Robert.

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    RAF Warboys was also one of the many redundant camps in the Peterbrough area at the end of WW2 that was taken over to house, temporarily, the many DP's (Displaced Persons) from Eastern Europe who either would not, or could not, return to their original homes
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    Peter,

    It was normal practice at the time to post aircrew to the PFFNTU for about a fortnight's training immediately prior to their beginning ops with a PFF squadron.

    Errol

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    Thank you all for the information. Errol I'm sure as I spend more time on my Father's wartime experiences I'll get better at figuring things out. Many thanks for info on why he went to the WARBOYS.
    Robert, thanks for the link too.

    Peter

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