14:12    Sunday 15th September    1940

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Royal Air Force,

Duxford,

Cambridge,

12 Group


15th September, 1940.

OBSERVER CORPS CIVILIAN

Welcome to the Observer Corps.

Your mission is critical. We need intel on the Jerry raids and fast. Get to your station and good luck!

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Yours sincerely,

Woody Woodhall.

Station Commander, Commanding,

Royal Air Force       Duxford

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** COMMAND COMMUNICATION **

Congratulations on your excellent
observation.

is a very good result.

Yours sincerely,

Woody Woodhall.

Station Commander, Commanding,

Royal Air Force       Duxford

Yours sincerely,

Woody Woodhall.

Station Commander, Commanding,

Royal Air Force       Duxford

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** COMMAND COMMUNICATION **

Impressive observation skills.

Yours sincerely,

Woody Woodhall.

Station Commander, Commanding,

Royal Air Force       Duxford

Yours sincerely,

Woody Woodhall.

Station Commander, Commanding,

Royal Air Force       Duxford

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** COMMAND COMMUNICATION **

Practice makes perfect.

Sterling effort.

Yours sincerely,

Woody Woodhall.

Station Commander, Commanding,

Royal Air Force       Duxford

Yours sincerely,

Woody Woodhall.

Station Commander, Commanding,

Royal Air Force       Duxford

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Royal Air Force,

Duxford,

Cambridge,

12 Group


15th September, 1940.

** DEBRIEF **

Congratulations on a great day's work.

Here is your Observer Corps rating:

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Continue your experience at IWM Duxford

See some of the aircraft you've spotted including a Messerschmitt BF 109E in our Battle of Britain hangar and feel what it was like to be inside an Operations Room with an audio-visual recreation of Battle of Britain Day: 15 September 1940. Discover the Battle of Britain story at IWM Duxford.

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The #ObserverCorpsExperience is a dramatization of the role of the Observer Corps during the Battle of Britain. It has been created as part of IWM Duxford's 80th anniversary commemorations of the aerial battle. The Battle of Britain took place from 10 July - 31 October 1940.

Who were the Observer Corps

Discover more about the Observer Corps and how they contributed to the success of the Battle of Britain

Discover the Battle of Britain story at IWM Duxford

As an airfield used in the battle itself and with two brand new Battle of Britain exhibitions, there's no better place than IWM Duxford to discover the experiences and stories of the pilots and ground crew who served during the aerial campaign of 1940.

IWM Duxford Shop Discount

Once the experience is complete you can qualify for a 10% discount in-store at IWM Duxford shop. Just show your Observer Corps Experience certificate at the till. Not valid online.

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