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In 1944 the government had passed the Housing (Temporary Accomodation) Act which aimed to replace the war damaged housing stock and introduce returning service men to work in the construction industry.With conventional building materials and skilled labour in short supply, one solution was to turn to factory made sectional buildings which were pre-fabricated so that they could be assembled, like a kit, on site.In September 1946 Stradishall reverted to 3 Group and five squadrons of Lancasters were based here until February 1949.In April 1946 Numbers 149 and 207 Squadrons had arrived at RAF Tuddenham, although only on half strength.
Back in Civvy Street the authorities had to cope with large numbers of men returning from the war, and houses and public utilities that had been neglected for six years.
In his book, "Saga of a Suffolk Soldier", he described finding the Officer Commanding to be Lt Colonel Anstee of the Beds and Herts Regiment.
The old Suffolk Regiment Training Centre had been merged with the Beds and Herts ITC in July, 1942, and based in Bury.
Arthur had to arrange for the reception of 180 new call-up men, despite the ending of hostilities.
However, it was inevitable that cutbacks would soon take place.
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Number 622 Squadron had disbanded at RAF Mildenhall in August 1945 and been replaced by 44 (Rhodesia) Squadron, who would remain here until August 1946.