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  • RAF Bungay (USAAF Station 125) - Memorial stone
    RAF Bungay - USAAF Station 125
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 1283 words, 68 images and viewed 781 times. Updated 2 months ago.
    The airfield, designated USAAF Station 125, was situated a couple of miles to the ... were presented in memory of the men of the 446th Bombardment Group, USAAF, who gave their lives in the defence of freedom, 1941-1945". ... and the murals contained therein at RAF Bungay | RAF Bungay - USAAF Station 125
  • 100th Bomb Group Memorial
    RAF Thorpe Abbotts - USAAF Station 139
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 2409 words, 100 images and viewed 1,223 times. Updated 2 months ago.
    ... airfields were handed over to the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF). Thorpe Abbotts airfield was designated Station 139. The airfield area covered ... Harding, Commanding Officer of the 100th, accepted the transfer to the USAAF. The troops presented arms and the British standard was lowered to bugle ...
  • Memorial to 491st Bombardment Group (H)
    RAF Metfield - USAAF Station 366
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 1518 words, 50 images and viewed 1,162 times. Updated 2 months ago.
    ... isolated aerodromes of the Eighth Air Force in Suffolk. It was designated USAAF Station 366. The dispersed accommodation and communal sites were located to ... North Pickenham airfield > http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF-North-Pickenham---USAAF-Station-143. On 15 July 1944, a bomb exploded in the ...
  • Weather vane in Bracon Ash garden
    RAF Hethel - USAAF Station 114
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 2159 words, 107 images and viewed 1,465 times. Updated 2 months ago.
    ... year. The station was completed in 1942 for the use by the USAAF as a bomb squadron base and designated Station 114. The 320th Bombardment ... at the aerodome and the HQ site at Ketteringham Hall | RAF Hethel - USAAF Station 114
  • 93rd Bomb Group memorial at Hardwick airfield
    RAF Hardwick - USAAF Station 104
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 2702 words, 65 images and viewed 1,426 times. Updated 2 months ago.
    ... Squadron 329th Bombardment Squadron 330th Bombardment Squadron 409th Bombardment Squadron USAAF station units also assigned to RAF Hardwick were: 461st Sub ... aerodrome > http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF-Bungay-USAAF-Station-125 where their aircraft were fitted with sophisticated electronic ...
  • 466th Bomb Group memorial stone
    RAF Attlebridge - USAAF Station 120
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 1538 words, 54 images and viewed 859 times. Updated 2 months ago.
    ... were equipped. From March 1944 onwards, the airfield was used by the USAAF's 466th BG (Heavy) with its operational squadrons being: 784th Bombardment ... 124 (Tibenham) > http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF-Tibenham---USAAF-Station-124 also attended the concert. The group completed their 232nd and ...
  • 44th Bomb Group memorial at Shipdham
    RAF Shipdham - USAAF Station 115
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 833 words, 34 images and viewed 694 times. Updated 2 months ago.
    ... Bombardment Squadron The 44th, known as the Flying Eightballs, was the first USAAF group to be equipped with the B-24 Liberator bombers and the ... airfield, the surviving buildings and the wall art contained therein | RAF Shipdham - USAAF Station 115
  • 448th Bombardment Group Memorial
    RAF Seething - USAAF Station 146
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 2516 words, 86 images and viewed 652 times. Updated 2 months ago.
    ... units in November 1943, it the base was handed over and became USAAF Station 146 Seething in February 1944. The group flew its first mission ... decorated with murals. One of these depicts a dogfight - a confrontation between USAAF B-24 Liberators and perhaps a P-51 Mustang, and a German ...
  • Sign on building at industrial estate
    RAF Halesworth - USAAF Station 365
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 2030 words, 44 images and viewed 777 times. Updated 2 months ago.
    ... Flying Fortresses with lifeboats for air-sea rescue work. Although the USAAF had already been operating their Catalinas in the Mediterranian, they were ... now occupied by a small industrial estate. All the former RAF/USAAF buildings have been restored and currently house offices and workshops. 4051101 ...
  • Tibenham airfield (Norfolk Gliding Club) - 445th Bomb Group memorial
    RAF Tibenham - USAAF Station 124
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 2315 words, 55 images and viewed 867 times. Updated 2 months ago.
    ... was upgraded specifically for the use of the USAAF (United States Army Air Forces), receiving three ... at Ehmen and factories at Münster. During the USAAF's so-called Big Week (20-25 February ... which today forms part of domestic properties. The USAAF Sick quarters were located in the field south ...
  • Old direction signs at Fersfield Common
    RAF Fersfield - USAAF Station 554
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 2910 words, 84 images and viewed 1,554 times. Updated 2 months ago.
    ... to Class A bomber specifications, served as a satellite of RAF Knettishall (USAAF Station 136) > http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF-Knettishall ... eventually terminated by the personal order of General Carl "Tooey" Spaatz, the USAAF commander of the Strategic Air Forces in Europe. In the course of ...
  • 452nd Bomb Group memorial near Deopham Green
    RAF Deopham Green - USAAF Station 142
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 1811 words, 35 images and viewed 1,073 times. Updated 2 months ago.
    ... Knettishall (Station 136) > http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF-Knettishall---USAAF-Station-136 in Suffolk and Snetterton Heath (Station 138) > http:// ... www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF-Snetterton-Heath---USAAF-Station-138 in South Norfolk. The following squadrons were stationed at ...
  • Coney Weston village sign (detail)
    RAF Knettishall - USAAF Station 136
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 4640 words, 36 images and viewed 992 times. Updated 2 months ago.
    ... Deopham Green > http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF-Deopham-Green---USAAF-Station-142 was transferred into the 45th Combat Bomb Wing in September ... of RAF Fersfield > http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF-Fersfield---USAAF-Station-554 about ten kilometres distant. This move did however not prevent ...
  • Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress "Sally B"
    RAF Horham - USAAF Station 119
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 5063 words, 97 images and viewed 1,298 times. Updated 2 months ago.
    ... South Norfolk > http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF-Thorpe-Abbotts---USAAF-Station-139 and the 390th BG at Framlingham (Parham). The ... Squadron 335th Bombardment Squadron 336th Bombardment Squadron 412th Bombardment Squadron Other USAAF units serving at the base were: 457th Sub-Depot 18th Weather ...
  • 490th Bomb Group memorial (detail)
    RAF Eye - USAAF Station 134
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 4554 words, 117 images and viewed 1,513 times. Updated 2 months ago.
    ... Squadron 849th Bombardment Squadron 850th Bombardment Squadron 851st Bombardment Squadron Additional USAAF Station units assigned to RAF Eye were: 477th Sub-Depot 18th ... edge of the flying field. A memorial plaque commemorating all USAAF personnel serving at the aerodrome can already be seen inside St ...
  • The 96th Bomb Group memorial
    RAF Snetterton Heath - USAAF Station 138
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 3017 words, 105 images and viewed 1,218 times. Updated 7 months ago.
    ... station was re-scheduled for the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF) and the number of aircraft dispersals, which were situated along the ... Station 142) > http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF-Deopham-Green---USAAF-Station-142 in South Norfolk. The unit comprised the following operational squadrons ...
  • Village sign
    RAF Matlask - USAAF Station 178
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 2412 words, 53 images and viewed 631 times. Updated 7 months ago.
    ... structures would seem to have remained on any of these sites. The USAAF's 56th Fighter Group (flying P-47 Thunderbolt fighter-bombers) - perhaps ... metres' length was constructed on Kelling Heath by the 3rd Aviation Engineers, USAAF, who were based at Matlask and training for their intended task in ...
  • 491st and 492nd Bomb Group Memorial
    RAF North Pickenham - USAAF Station 143
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 1551 words, 33 images and viewed 853 times. Updated 7 months ago.
    ... also included Wendling > http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF-Wendling---USAAF-Station-118 and Shipdham > http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF- ... Metfield in Suffolk > http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF-Metfield---USAAF-Station-366 which already had a very good operational record. The ...
  • In commemoration of "The Crusaders"
    RAF Wendling - USAAF Station 118
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 2576 words, 99 images and viewed 916 times. Updated 7 months ago.
    ... http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF-North-Pickenham---USAAF-Station-143 and Shipdham > http://www.geograph. ... org.uk/article/RAF-Shipdham---USAAF-Station-115. Its operational squadrons were: 576th ... of years the location was used by the USAAF as a radio facility, until it was ...
  • Old Buckenham Airfield - Memorial
    RAF Old Buckenham - USAAF Station 144
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 3075 words, 37 images and viewed 943 times. Updated 7 months ago.
    ... Station 114 (RAF Hethel) > http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF-Hethel---USAAF-Station-114 and Station 124 (RAF Tibenham) > http://www.geograph.org.uk ... /article/RAF-Tibenham---USAAF-Station-124 they formed the 2nd Combat Bomb Wing, one of five ...
  • 467th Bombardment Group memorial stone
    RAF Rackheath - USAAF Station 145
    Article by Evelyn Simak, with 4067 words, 173 images and viewed 2,442 times. Updated 7 months ago.
    ... Attlebridge (Station 120) > http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF-Attlebridge---USAAF-Station-120. The 467th, which soon became known as the "Rackheath Aggies ... Halesworth in Suffolk > http://www.geograph.org.uk/article/RAF-Halesworth---USAAF-Station-365 and a display team of three P-51 Mustangs ...

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