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Royal Air Force Wilmslow

Ensign of the Royal Air Force

near Wilmslow, Cheshire, England
Type Training camp
Coordinates Latitude: 53.3361
Longitude: -2.2039
Built 1938 (1938)
In use 1938–1962
Open to
the public

RAF Wilmslow was a Royal Air Force station that existed from 1938 until 1962 located in Wilmslow, Cheshire. It was known as No. 4 School of Recruit Training.


The station were used for training new recruits. The recruits would learn about living RAF procedures and other information for a period of weeks then would be transferred to their operational station.

Current useEdit

The station was demolished shortly after closing in 1962 and there is nothing left.




  • The Squadrons of the Royal Air Force 1918-1988, J.J. Halley, Air-Britain, Tonbridge, 1988, ISBN 0-85130-164-9

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