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A PBY Catalina of the 5th Emergency Rescue Squadron. Image via Richie. Written on slide casing: 'Debden.'
Military site : airfield
RAF Debden, construction of which began in 1935, is perhaps most famous as a Battle of Britain fighter airfield, partly responsible for the defence of London in 1940. In 1942 it was also home to three RAF 'Eagle Squadrons’ of volunteer American pilots...
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IWM, Roger Freeman Collection