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IWM catalogue record

This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

A town between Diss and Thetford, photographed by an airman of the US Army Air Force. Image via Mark Brown, AFA. Written on slide casing: 'Between Diss and Thetford.' Handwritten on reverse of Duplicate print: 'Believed take on a trip from Sudbury to Elveden, 5/45, possibly Eye.'

Locations

  • Eye

    Military site : airfield
    Eye air base was not a Class A base but was constructed to a less demanding standard by the 827th and 859th Battalions of U.S. Army Engineers in 1943 and was finished in early 1944. Unusually, a group of its hardstandings were on the other side of the...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:17 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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