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A P-47 Thunderbolt (serial number 42-75094) used as a hack plane by the 3rd Bomb Division that has crash landed. Official caption on image: '19AB 28 July 44 (2086) (WPU Crash Landing P-47 275094 Snetterton Heath)FA.'
Military site : airfield
Intended to be an RAF bomber base, construction of Snetterton Heath started in Autumn 1942 but continued until mid-1943, because it was extended after allocation as an Eighth Air Force bomber base. It had eventually three concrete runways, 50...
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IWM, Roger Freeman Collection