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Personnel of the 5th Emergency Rescue Squadron and their PBY Catalina. US Air Force Photo. Written on slide casing: 'OA-10, 8 Crew, Halesworth.'
Military site : airfield
Halesworth was constructed in 1942-1943. Initially planned as a bomber airfield, its location close to the Suffolk coast meant that it was in an ideal position to operate escort fighters, where range was a critical factor. Consequently, the 56th...
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IWM, Roger Freeman Collection