Memories of RAF Negombo Ceylon, 1950 - 1952
By Ben Bennetts
Published: October 2, 2012.
As a young boy, I lived for two years between 1950 and 1952, in Ceylon, now Sri Lanka, with my parents and sister. My father was in the Royal Air Force and we were based at RAF Negombo, not far from Colombo. This is an account of my life there.