Air Historical Branch

Enquiries about current operational casualties

Enquiries about current operational casualties should be addressed to the Joint Casualty and Compassionate Centre:

SPVA JCCC, Innsworth House, Imjin Barracks, Innsworth, Gloucester, GL3 1HW

Website: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/joint-casualty-and-compassionate-centre-jccc

For War Graves Information

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission maintains and administers all RAF war graves.

Website: https://www.cwgc.org/

Phone: 01628 507200

Email: enquiries@cwgc.org

For RAF Service Records

Please visit the 'requests for personal data and service records guide' here.

ACOS Manning (RAF Disclosures), Trenchard Hall, RAF Cranwell, Lincolnshire, NG34 8HB

For Medal enquiries

MoD Medal Office

Website: https://www.gov.uk/apply-medal-or-veterans-badge

For Imagery

Imperial War Museum

Website: http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/photographs

RAF Museum

Website: https://www.rafmuseum.org.uk/research/default/photographs.aspx

Defence Imagery

Defence maintains a collection of stock and news photography to be used under licence.

Website: http://www.defenceimagery.mod.uk/fotoweb/

For Aerial Photography

Taken by the RAF:

The National Collection of Aerial Photography, HES, 16 Bernard Terrace, Edinburgh, EH8 9NX

Phone: 0 131 651 6821

Email: ncap@hes.scot

Of the UK:

Website: https://www.historicengland.org.uk/images-books/archive/collections/aerial-photos/

Open RAF Records

The National Archives:

The National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 4DU

Phone: 020 8876 3444

Website: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/

TNA Research guide: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/help-with-your-research/

RAF Museum:

Archive & Library, RAF Museum London, Grahame Park Way, London, NW9 5LL

Phone: 020 8358 4873

Email: research@rafmuseum.org

Website: https://www.rafmuseum.org.uk/

RAFM Research guide: https://www.rafmuseum.org.uk/contact-us/research-enquiries.aspx

 

 

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