Yet more ORB snippets from my unpublished tome.
Dec 1942 - HQ 42 Group agrees to supply oxygen requirements to 8th AF for first three months this being estimated at 9.5M cu feet.Graham
21.8.43 - Four oxygen plants received at 93 MU.
?.11.43 - Oxygen plant exploded at 94 MU Barnham.
12.2.44 - No.36 MU Charlwood, record no - 110 off 16,000 litre oxygen bottles filled in one day.
22.3.44 - No.92 MU oxygen plant commences to function at Cundall.
13.5.44 - 1,900 oxygen cylinders serviced by 231 MU Hockering.
Mid 44 - Kentford oxygen plants received at 94 MU Barnham.
22.6.55 The first B.A.I.D Oxygen plant to be supplied to the RAF in the UK is delivered to 91 MU Acaster Malbis on three trucks. There are parts missing, it has not been lubricated.
?.2.56 The BAID oxygen plant at 91 MU is still very unreliable.
3.1.57 No.91 MU Acaster Malbis is no longer required by 40 Group. The BAID oxygen plant is to go to Rufforth, which will become 93 MSU.
Observation, 1990 - Much of 93 MU has disappeared during the last few years, the COs house is in use by the road, and just to the north the concrete base of the oxygen filling shed can be seen.