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Old 07-01-22, 14:00
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Default RAF Operations Record Books 1911-1963 new on Ancestry

https://www.ancestry.co.uk/search/collections/62280/

As usual with new databases, you may need to refresh the page a few times for it to work. Also it seems to be best to search with just a surname, as the given name is not usually shown.
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Old 07-01-22, 14:21
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It's not working for me at present.

I should be able to find my grandfather and his two brothers, who were all in the Royal Flying Corps.
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Old 07-01-22, 14:28
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Like I said, you may need to refresh the page multiple times to get it to load.
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ORB'S don't necessarily mention individuals, apart from possibly Officers. ORB's have been free on TNA website for quite some time
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So, even if men weren't mentioned by name, if you know their squadron, it's possible to find what they were involved in and where
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Old 07-01-22, 23:25
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But this is searchable by name, well, surname anyway.
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My father was in an RAAF squadron, and I know his squadron number, but even searching with just the squadron number and no name, only about 40 names come up, not including his.
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My Uncle was in the RAF but searching on his surname, nothing comes up with that name.
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I can't find any of mine.
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My uncle was in the RAF too, he’s not listed either
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