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RAF Marham Recieves Top Award Marham Matters Online

RAF Marham Recieves Top Award

Congratulations to Marham! The RAF’s Stainforth Trophy was presented to Station Commander Air Commodore Harvey Smyth by Air Marshal Greg Bagwell in recognition of the station’s outstanding contribution to air power. The title is awarded annually and competition is very […]

RAF Marham Honoured as Station of the Year by Military Charity Marham Matters Online

RAF Marham Honoured as Station of the Year by Military Charity

Representatives from RAF Marham picked up the coveted Wilkinson Sword last night after winning Station of the Year at the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund Awards for their extraordinary fundraising efforts. The sword was presented by Chief of the Air […]

12(B) Sqn Celebrate their 100th Birthday Marham Matters Online

12(B) Sqn Celebrate their 100th Birthday

On the 14th of February 2015, 12 (Bomber) Squadron celebrated its 100th anniversary and so current squadron members of all ranks celebrated this illustrious event with a dinner hosted in the Officers’ Mess. Guests included the Station Commander and Guest […]

Battle of Britain Veteran Remembered Marham Matters Mag

Battle of Britain Veteran Remembered

Royal Air Force Marham paid tribute to a Battle of Britain veteran ‘Wing Commander Tony Whitehouse’ on Friday 16th January 2015 at a Memorial Service in St Margaret’s Church. The service was attended by members of his family, friends, former […]

WWI Memorial Dunham Marham Matters Mag

WWI Memorial in Little Dunham Village

The former WWI airfield located near the village of Little Dunham was officially known as Sporle Landing Ground. It was one mile south of Little Dunham railway station and within the current parish of Little Dunham. It was used by […]

Rememberance Parade

Remembrance Parades

Last month saw RAF Marham supporting 17 Remembrance Parades  around the County. As well as supporting the main County event in Norwich; Marham personnel attended wreath laying ceremonies, parades and services in villages and towns across Norfolk. Personnel from RAF […]

World War One Remembered

World War One Remembered

Hundreds of people are crowded together underneath the high stone archways. Gentle jostling takes place as people search for a better view while waiting for the start of the ceremony. We can hear the quiet whispers of at least six […]

IX(B) Squadron Homecoming

IX(B) Squadron Homecoming Parade

Personnel from RAF Marham’s IX(B) Squadron paraded through the streets of Downham Market to the Town Hall Car Park where a number of the Squadron received their Operation HERRICK medal. People from Downham Market and local villages lined the street […]

WW1 Commemorations

RAF Marham World War I Commemorations

Personnel from across RAF Marham gathered outside Station Headquarters at 1145 on the 4th of August to mark the 100th anniversary of the day Britain entered one of the costliest conflicts in history, the First World War. The event was […]

Mildenhall

RAF Marham Station Warrant Officer Made Honorary Command Chief at RAF Mildenhall

The Station Warrant Officer for RAF Marham, WO Steve Roberts MBE was recently invited to become an Honorary Command Chief for the 100th Air Refuelling Wing based at RAF Mildenhall in Suffolk. At an informal luncheon WO Roberts was welcomed […]

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