IWM catalogue record
This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.
Aerial photograph of Little Walden airfield looking north, Hadstock is at the top of the image, the bomb dump and ammunition dump are on the left, the technical site, admin site and barrack sites are on the right, 8 April 1944. Photograph taken by 30th Photographic Squadron, 10th Photographic Reconnaissance Group, sortie number US/30GR/LOC29. English Heritage (USAAF Photography).
Military site : airfield
Little Walden was built as a Class A airfield suitable for American heavy bombers. The 409th Bomb Group, as part of the Ninth Air Force, was stationed at the base between March and September 1944, flying A-20 Havocs.