The RAF base at Biggin Hill, south-east of London, played a central part in
the Battle of Britain. Part of 11 Group, it was responsible for protecting the
south-east of England and guarding the approaches to the capital.
An exterior view of St George's, the chapel at RAF Biggin Hill. A Supermarine
Spitfire and a Hawker Hurricane stand guard outside. I
ROYAL AIR FORCE
THE COLD WAR
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