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  1. Egginton


    Military site : non-airfield
    Home to a Quartermaster unit. There was a rail junction nearby (one line is now dismantled). Exact location unknown - probably to the north of Egginton Road which runs west out of Hilton.

  2. Eglinton


    Military site : airfield
    Built for the RAF in 1940-41, Eighth Air Force lodger units moved in in 1942. The 52nd Fighter Group and 82nd Fighter Group used the airfield, before the Royal Navy moved in and occupied the base until 1959. Partly closed, it was still used by the...

  3. Ellington Field

    Ellington Field

    Military site : airfield

  4. Elveden 3rd Air Division memorial window

  5. Elveden Hall

    Elveden Hall

    Military site : non-airfield
    Elveden Hall, Brandon, Suffolk was used during the Second World War as a headquarters for the USAAF Third Air Division. Some evidence to suggest that the staff quarters were struck and destroyed by a bomb....

  6. Endcliffe Park

    Endcliffe Park

    Crash site

  7. Ephrata Army Airfield

    Ephrata Army Airfield

    Military site : airfield

  8. Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial

  9. Epinoy, France

    Epinoy, France

    Crash site
    On 18 DEC 1944, two B-26s of the 394th BG were involved in a mid-air collision (Category 4 Damage) over Epinoy, France (ALG A-75). Both flight crews perished. except Radio-Gunner, T/Sgt Charles Lipscomb. He was ejected from his seat while waiting to...

  10. Erlestoke


    Military site : non-airfield
    The area was used for accommodation for a Liaison Squadron. Exact location unknown.

  11. Eschwege


    Military site : airfield

  12. Exeter


    Military site : airfield
    A private grass airfield 1930s, and Exeter Airport 1938-39, the airfield was also used by National Air Communications (responsible for managing civil flying at the start of the Second World War). Home to part of the Royal Aeronautical Establishment and...

  13. Eye


    Military site : airfield
    Eye air base was not a Class A base but was constructed to a less demanding standard by the 827th and 859th Battalions of U.S. Army Engineers in 1943 and was finished in early 1944. Unusually, a group of its hardstandings were on the other side of the...

  14. Eygelshoven


    Crash site

  15. Eynsham Hall

    Eynsham Hall

    Military site : non-airfield

  16. Fairford


    Military site : airfield
    Built for the Ninth Air Force, but not used by the USAAF in the Second World War. Became a United States Air Force Europe base in the Cold War.

  17. Fairland United Reformed Church, Wymondham

  18. Falcon Field

    Falcon Field

    Military site : airfield

  19. Fallskärmsjägarlägret


    Other location

  20. Farabol


    Crash site

  21. Fayid


    Military site : airfield

  22. Feering


    Other location

  23. Ferme de la Grange

    Ferme de la Grange

    Crash site

  24. Fersfield


    Military site : airfield
    Originally named Winfarthing when the site was allocated to the Eighth Air Force in 1942, it was renamed Fersfield when built for the Eighth Air Force 1943-44. USAAF and US Navy projects 'Aphrodite' 'Batty' and 'Anvil' (attempts to develop and use...

  25. Fighting Cocks Pub, St Albans

  26. Filton


    Military site : airfield
    Prior to D-Day aircraft imported from the USA (through Avonmouth docks) were assembled at Fliton Aerodrome. It was also one of the main D-Day causality stations, from where the wounded were evacuated to Frenchay Hospital, Bristol. 9th Service Command...

  27. Finkenrath


    Crash site

  28. Flatford


    Other location

  29. Flixton, Suffolk

    Flixton, Suffolk

    Other location

  30. Florence American Cemetery and Memorial

  31. Florennes / Juzaine

    Florennes / Juzaine

    Military site : airfield

  32. Flygvapenmuseum, Linköping, Sweden

  33. Folkingham


    Military site : airfield
    Folkingham was built as a decoy airfield - kniown as a 'KQ' site in 1940-1941. Built up as a bomber Station for the RAF in 1943, it was handed to the Ninth Air Force in 1944, where it was used by the 313th Troop Carrier Group. It was also used as a...

  34. Forchies-la-marche


    Crash site

  35. Ford


    Military site : airfield
    Originally a Royal Flying Corps station at the end of the First World War, the airfield was unused from 1920-1930, and a civil airfield from 1930-1936. Re-used as RAF Ford 1937-39, and operated by the Royal Navy 1939-40, it was allocated for Eighth...

  36. Forges-les-Eaux


    Crash site

  37. Fort Dix

    Fort Dix

    Military site : non-airfield

  38. Foulsham


    Military site : airfield
    Foulsham was built for the RAF in 1940-42, then used by RAF bombers and RAF special electronic warfare aircraft. An Eighth Air Force Radio Countermeasures detachment was based here in 1944-45 (it also used nearby RAF Oulton. The airfield was closed at...

  39. Foulsham Village Sign, Foulsham

  40. Fowey


    Other location

  41. Fowlmere


    Military site : airfield
    Just as nearby Duxford was known as the 'Duck pond' by American airmen, so Fowlmere was known as 'the Hen Puddle' because of the wet conditions that pervaded the bases during the winter of 1943-1944. The 339th Fighter Group had no choice but to persist...

  42. Fowlmere, Cambridgeshire

    Fowlmere, Cambridgeshire

    Other location

  43. Foxton


    Crash site

  44. Framlingham


    Military site : airfield
    Built for the Eighth Air Force from 1942 to 43, Framlingham was home first to the 95th Bomb Group, before that unit moved to RAF Alconbury. From 1943 to 1945, it was operated by the 390th Bomb Group. The airfield was handed back to the RAF in 1945, and...

  45. Freckleton


    Crash site

  46. Frederick  Field, Oklahoma

    Frederick Field, Oklahoma

    Military site : airfield

  47. Frettenham Village Hall

    Frettenham Village Hall

    Other location

  48. Fritton Warren

    Fritton Warren

    Military site : non-airfield

  49. Fritzlar


    Military site : airfield

  50. Fulbeck


    Military site : airfield
    A Relief Landing Ground for RAF College Cranwell in 1940-42, Fulbeck was developed as RAF Fulbeck bomber station in 1942-43. Operated first by the RAF then the Troop Carrier Groups of the Ninth Air Force in the build up to and exectution of the...