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  1. Eglinton

    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...

  2. Ellington Field

    Ellington Field

    Military site : airfield

  3. Elveden 3rd Air Division memorial window

  4. 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....

  5. Endcliffe Park

    Endcliffe Park

    Crash site

  6. Ephrata Army Airfield

    Ephrata Army Airfield

    Military site : airfield

  7. Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial

  8. 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...

  9. Erlestoke

    Erlestoke

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

  10. Eschwege

    Eschwege

    Military site : airfield

  11. Exeter

    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...

  12. Eye

    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...

  13. Eygelshoven

    Eygelshoven

    Crash site

  14. Eynsham Hall

    Eynsham Hall

    Military site : non-airfield

  15. Fairford

    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.

  16. Fairland United Reformed Church, Wymondham

  17. Fallskärmsjägarlägret

    Fallskärmsjägarlägret

    Other location

  18. Farabol

    Farabol

    Crash site

  19. Fayid

    Fayid

    Military site : airfield

  20. Feering

    Feering

    Other location

  21. Ferme de la Grange

    Ferme de la Grange

    Crash site

  22. Fersfield

    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...

  23. Fighting Cocks Pub, St Albans

  24. Filton

    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...

  25. Finkenrath

    Finkenrath

    Crash site

  26. Flatford

    Flatford

    Other location

  27. Flixton, Suffolk

    Flixton, Suffolk

    Other location

  28. Florence American Cemetery and Memorial

  29. Florennes / Juzaine

    Florennes / Juzaine

    Military site : airfield

  30. Flygvapenmuseum, Linköping, Sweden

  31. Folkingham

    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...

  32. Forchies-la-marche

    Forchies-la-marche

    Crash site

  33. Ford

    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...

  34. Forges-les-Eaux

    Forges-les-Eaux

    Crash site

  35. Fort Dix

    Fort Dix

    Military site : non-airfield

  36. Foulsham

    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...

  37. Foulsham Village Sign, Foulsham

  38. Fowey

    Fowey

    Other location

  39. Fowlmere

    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...

  40. Fowlmere, Cambridgeshire

    Fowlmere, Cambridgeshire

    Other location

  41. Foxton

    Foxton

    Crash site

  42. Framlingham

    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...

  43. Freckleton

    Freckleton

    Crash site

  44. Frederick  Field, Oklahoma

    Frederick Field, Oklahoma

    Military site : airfield

  45. Frettenham Village Hall

    Frettenham Village Hall

    Other location

  46. Fritton Warren

    Fritton Warren

    Military site : non-airfield

  47. Fritzlar

    Fritzlar

    Military site : airfield

  48. Fulbeck

    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...

  49. Furth

    Furth

    Military site : airfield

  50. Furzedown House

    Furzedown House

    Military site : non-airfield