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A-20 Havocs and A-26 Invaders of the 416th Bomb Group at Wethersfield. Written on slide casing: '416 BG Wethersfield.'
Military site : airfield
Planned in 1942 as an Eighth Air Force bomber base, Wethersfield was then supposed to be loaned to the RAF in 1943, but was re-allocated to the Ninth Air Force by the time it was complete. Built during 1943-44, it had three concrete runways, 49 loop...
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IWM, Roger Freeman Collection