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Hull's Own Air Force Station

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Cover Page 17 Balloon Centre - RAF Sutton on Hull  
Introduction The story of a book  
  The story of a plaque  
  Forward and acknowledgements  
The Site An aerial view of RAF Sutton on Hull - 1960  
Chapter 1 Preparation for war  
Chapter 2  Things balloonatic  
Chapter 3 The war years 1939 – 1945  
    The war years 1940  
    The war years 1941  
    Hull balloon barrage - 1941  
    The war years 1942  
    The war years 1943  
    The war years 1944  
    The war years 1945  
Chapter 4 In Memoriam  
Chapter 5   The RAF Fire Service  
Chapter 6  The post war era  
    The post war era - sports day  
    The post war era - 3505 Air Defence Unit  
    The post war era - married quarters  
    The post war era - the RAF at home  
    The post war era - station closure  
Chapter 7  2002  
Map 1 Station plan  
Map 2 Hull balloon barrage  
Map 3  North east Lincolnshire & the Humber barrage  
Appendix A Commanding Officers  
Appendix B  Barrage balloon information  
Appendix C  Chronology  
Appendix D   United Kingdom Balloon Centres - 1938-1945  
Appendix E U.K. Barrages and Schedule of Flying Strengths  
Appendix F Bibliography & references  
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Links A collection of our favourite related links  

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