|Poole Harbour, Dorset, United Kingdom|
RAF Hamworthy, shown within Dorset
|Type||Military Seaplane Base|
|Battles/wars||European Theatre of World War II|
|Garrison||RAF Coastal Command|
|Occupants||No.19 Group Coastal Command, Royal Navy, BOAC|
Royal Air Force Hamworthy or more simply RAF Hamworthy is a former Royal Air Force Coastal Command seaplane base at Poole Harbour in Dorset, England which was operational between 1939 and 1948. During the Second World War, it was used by the Royal Air Force, the Royal Navy and BOAC.
RAF units and aircraft
|No. 210 Squadron RAF||1943||Consolidated PBY Catalina||IB||Detachments to Gibraltar.|
|No. 461 Squadron RAAF||1942-1943||Short Sunderland||II and III|||
- Jefford MBE, Wg Cdr C G (1988). RAF Squadrons. A comprehensive record of the movement and equipment of all RAF squadrons and their antecedents since 1912. Shrewsbury: Airlife. ISBN 1-85310-053-6.