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  1. Homersfield


    Other location

  2. Honington


    Military site : airfield
    Honington was in use by Eighth Air Force units for a longer period than any other air base in England. The air base, built in the mid 1930s as part of the RAF's expansion programme had seen plenty of action as an RAF base before it was handed over to...

  3. Horham


    Military site : airfield
    Horham airfield was planned and built for RAF use, but handed over to the Eighth Air Force and used initially by the 47th Bomb Group. When they joined the Twelfth Air Force in January 1943, it became home to the B-26 Marauders of the 323rd Bomb Group....

  4. Horsehill Tor

    Horsehill Tor

    Crash site

  5. Horsham St Faith

    Horsham St Faith

    Military site : airfield
    Horsham St Faith was an RAF Bomber Command Station opened in June 1940. It was home to Bristol Blenheim medium-bombers, and was for a time occupied by fighters, including those of No. 19 Squadron and No. 264 Squadron. From September 1942 the airfield...

  6. Hull


    Military site : non-airfield
    A Quartermaster Truck Battalion base. Black GIs were based here.

  7. Hunter Army Air Field

    Hunter Army Air Field

    Military site : airfield

  8. Huntingdon


    Military site : non-airfield

  9. Hurn


    Military site : airfield
    Planned as a grass airfield fighter satellite to RAF Ibsley, Hurn was actually built during 1940-42 for bomber or transport use. It had eventually three tarmac-surface hard runways, 30 pan plus 46 loop hardstandings, and four T2, three Bellman and 10...

  10. Hurst Park Site

    Hurst Park Site

    Military site : non-airfield
    Originally a First World War Air Acceptance Park, created on an open and level site (common land or sports fields) where aircraft could be assembled and tested. Now public parkland.

  11. Huyton


    Military site : non-airfield
    This area housed internees, POWs (centred around the council houses of Blue Bell Lane) and American servicemen, all in separate camps....

  12. Ibsley


    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1940-41 as a fighter base satellite for RAF Middle Wallop, Ibsley opened in 1941 when incomplete. It eventually had three concrete runways, 18 hardstandings plus 18 double pen dispersals, and two Bellman plus 12 blister hangars, after...

  13. Inverness


    Other location

  14. Istres, France

    Istres, France

    Military site : airfield

  15. Jaraczewo


    Crash site

  16. Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

  17. Joubieval


    Crash site

  18. Juvincourt


    Military site : airfield

  19. Kassel/Rothwesten


    Military site : airfield

  20. Keevil


    Military site : airfield
    Planned as an RAF operational training station, Keevil was allocated while under construction to the Eighth Air Force as a transport base. Built during 1942, it had eventually three concrete runways, 51 pan hardstandings, two T2 hangars and nine...

  21. Kelstern Grange

    Kelstern Grange

    Crash site

  22. Kenley


    Military site : airfield
    An RAF Station with US lodger units; USAAF using Spitfires and P-38s were attached to RAF No 11 Group stations in mid-1942 for training; also used for special operations between British and US forces. During 1943 RAF aircraft,, continued to escort...

  23. Kenmare House, Trumpington Street, Cambridge

    Kenmare House, Trumpington Street, Cambridge

    Military site : non-airfield
    One of the American Red Cross Clubs in Cambridge, Kenmare House provided beds, information, lounges and waffles for American Servicemen.

  24. Kettering


    Military site : non-airfield
    There is some confusion as to the location of units stationed in or around Kettering, including at Boughton House. Exact locations unknown.

  25. Ketteringham Hall

    Ketteringham Hall

    Military site : non-airfield
    300-400 US servicemen were housed in Nissen huts built in what is now woodland next to the Hall. At one time home to Team Lotus (Formula 1); currently privately owned with a memorial in the grounds.

  26. Key Field

    Key Field

    Military site : airfield

  27. Keythorpe Hall

    Keythorpe Hall

    Military site : non-airfield

  28. Kidderminster


    Military site : non-airfield
    Support units were based here. The station number is listed as the same for Stone, Staffordshire (Duncan Hall). Exact location unknown.

  29. Kilkeel


    Military site : non-airfield

  30. Kimbolton


    Military site : airfield
    Planned for RAF use, Kimbolton airfield was built by W and C French Ltd. in 1941. The airfield was increased in size to accommodate a full US heavy Bomb Group, and the first such unit to us it was the 91st Bomb Group, who arrived in September 1942....

  31. Kingham


    Military site : non-airfield
    The depot known as Kingham would appear to have been quite spread out over the area between Kingham and Adlestrop. Both villages had a railway station but Adlestrop is now disused. There was an Ammunition Inspection Building well away from the villages...

  32. Kingman AAF

    Kingman AAF

    Military site : airfield

  33. Kings Cliffe

    Kings Cliffe

    Military site : airfield
    Kings Cliffe began as a satellite air base for the Group based at nearby Wittering. The 56th Fighter Group, however, were all based at Kings Cliffe and it was here that the pilots trained in P-47 Thunderbolts and flew their first missions in the...

  34. Kings Somborne

    Kings Somborne

    Military site : non-airfield
    One of 16 country houses or 'flak homes' which catered for approximately 25 airmen at a time to come for Rest and Recuperation away from the stress of flying missions. Run by the American Red Cross, each serviceman was entitled to at least one rest...

  35. Kingsnorth


    Military site : airfield
    Kingsnorth was used as an RAF Advanced Landing Ground in 1943, with temporary runways and buildings. It was then used by the Ninth Air Force as an Advanced Landing Ground 1944, and was in 1944 home briefly to the 36th Fighter Group.

  36. Kingston Bagpuize

    Kingston Bagpuize

    Military site : airfield
    Used by the RAF during 1942-43 as a grass airfield Relief Landing Ground and satellite training base, Kingston Bagpuize was selected in 1943 by 9th Air Force Service Command to house the 4th Tactical Air Depot, to be moved from RAF Charmy Down. RAF and...

  37. Kirby Bedon

    Kirby Bedon

    Crash site

  38. Kircassock House

    Kircassock House

    Military site : non-airfield
    Home to the 496th Fighter Training Group and other support units.

  39. Kirkby


    Military site : non-airfield
    A depot for materiel shipped from the United States - known as an 'Intransit Depot'. Exact location unknown.

  40. Kirton-in-Lindsey


    Military site : airfield
    Used as an RFC and RAF Home Defence landing ground during the First World War, Kirton-in-Lindsey was built during 1938-40 as an RAF fighter station. It had two grass runways, 10 hardstandings, three grouped C hangars and four over-blister hangars....

  41. Knettishall


    Military site : airfield
    Knettishall was built to Class A standard for an American Bomb Group that would be bringing up to forty heavy bombers with them in three or four Squadrons. The 388th Bomb Group, which stayed at Knettishall for their entire service in the ETO, flew B-17...

  42. Knightshayes Court

    Knightshayes Court

    Military site : non-airfield
    Built in 1874 for the Heathcote-Amory family....

  43. Knook Camp

    Knook Camp

    Military site : airfield

  44. Knutsford


    Military site : non-airfield

  45. Korba


    Military site : airfield

  46. La Croix-Comtesse

    La Croix-Comtesse

    Crash site

  47. La Luc

    La Luc

    Military site : airfield

  48. La Sebala Airfield

    La Sebala Airfield

    Military site : airfield

  49. La Senia Airfield

    La Senia Airfield

    Military site : airfield

  50. Laconia New Hampshire

    Laconia New Hampshire

    Other location