IWM catalogue record
This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.
Aerial photograph of St Eval airfield looking south east, the control tower and airfield code are beneath the technical site with three C-Type hangars is at the top, 9 March 1944. Photograph taken by 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Unit, sortie number US/7PH/GP/LOC213. English Heritage (USAAF Photography).
Based for the majority of their service at Mount Farm, Oxfordshire, the 7th Photographic Group (Reconnaissance) took over three million intelligence photos during the course of 4,251 sorties over occupied Europe. The Group was awarded a Distinguished...
Military site : airfield
USAAF and US Navy lodger units operated from the base from 1942.