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84th Entry

84th Entry blazer badge. RAF Roundel. Apprentice Wheel. Also used for Boy Entrants. RAF Roundel. 84th Entry blazer badge. Apprentice Wheel. Also used for Boy Entrants.


These are just some which came to mind. If you have any you would like to add then email me a link with a brief outline of what use the site may be.

84th Entry Forum   Where you can join, set up your profile, control your privacy and specify how you want to receive messages.

Air of Authority - A Histiry of RAF Organisation   Lots of information about many aspects of the RAF.

No 1 Radio School   All about No 1 Radio School; where it started, where it moved to and the rest.

National Memorial Arboretum   Home of the Armed Forces Memorial and the RAF Locking Apprentice Association Memorial.

RAF Air Defence Radar Museum - Neatishead   Stan Folds suggested this one.

RAF Cranwell Apprentice Association   You may find some of it of interest.

RAF Halton Aircraft Apprentice Association  This may interest you also. You can easily find the RAFLAA stained glass window.

RAF Locking   A website dedicated to RAF Locking. Mainly about ‘boggies’ but some interesting photos.

RAF Locking Apprentice Association   (RAFLAA)   This is a great Association with three terrific Newsletters each year. It has lists of its members by Entry and links to some other Entry websites. You can also read about the history of RAF Locking and No 1 Radio School.

RAF Locking Apprentice Wing Band    No 84th members of the band have been identified but this website has photos with captions from 1958/9. Maybe it will trigger our memories.

RAFLAA Application to join   It's only £15 (2009) to join including your first year's membership and £7.50 a year after that. I thoroughly recommend it.

RAF Museum   Both London and Cosford.

RAF Slang and Anachronisms  This will trigger your memories!

Service Records   Want photocopies of your Service Records? This website tells you all about it, how to apply and has the forms too.

The Helicopter Museum    Located on the old RAF Locking airfield. As well as as having a fine collection of helicopters is also home to some Locking Apprentice memorabilia acquired in early 2017. It is not known if this memorabilia is currently on display to visitors.

Veteran's lapel badge   Have you got yours? This page tells you all about it and leads you to the application form.

Veterans UK  Everything you'll ever need to know as a Veteran from Pensions advice and help on any matter including medals. Selecting 'National Memorial Arboretum' leads you to the Roll Of Honour which you can search.

1962 Training Film - The New Men   1962 film showing RAF Apprentice training. Plenty of scenes of Locking.