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Personnel of the 406th Fighter Group relax in their underwear outside the tents at Ashford. Image via John Quincy.




  • John Quincy

    Military | Lieutenant
    John Quincy served with the 406th Fighter Group. He sent historian Roger Freeman copies of the colour photos he took during his tour in the ETO.


  • Ashford

    Military site : airfield
    Built as an Advanced Landing Ground for the RAF in 1942-1943, Ashford was improved and made ready for the Ninth Air Force in 1944. The 406th Fighter Group operated from the airfield in 1944, before the airfield was returned to RAF use and returned to...


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:36:28 AAM AAM ingest

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection