Rex Morris arrived in Silloth with his lifelong friend George Doughty. Both young men were posted to Silloth 22MU in July 1942 from RAF Wroughton. Similar to George, Rex has many a tale to tell about his experiences in Silloth during the War Years. Below, are a few stories written in 2000 about his time at RAF Wroughton and afterwards at Silloth Airfield, where he set to work as a civilian engineer. Click on the image to enlarge his ebook Pages 1-9. Then click the small + icon on left hand side of reader to enlarge further, or drag the image to make it bigger.
Click on the image below to enlarge Rex’s handwriting in the ebook Pages 10-17. Then click the small + icon on left hand side of reader to enlarge further, or drag the image to make it bigger.
Clips from the video interview with Rex in 2014 to follow when processed.