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This is the second page of Debach Squadron landings at Mendlesham Airfield. 2nd of 3 pages

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  • Roy Colchester

    Civilian
    Roy was a young child when the Americans built their airfield at Mendlesham. When he wasn't at school he kept a record of the aircraft landing at Mendlesham. This is detailed and colourful! There are only 3 pages scanned in at the moment and these...

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  • Mendlesham

    Military site : airfield
    Built in 1942-1943, Mendlesham's first flying unit was the RAF's No. 310 Squadron - a Czechoslovakian unit. The airfield then became home to the USAAF 34th Bomb Group. This unit flew missions from Mendlesham in B-24s and B-17s.

  • 493rd Bomb Group Museum

    Other location

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
17 August 2015 15:39:12 helen@faxbase.co.uk Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and place associations
Sources

The second page of Debach 493rd Squadron aircraft landing at Mendlesham Airfield.
Taken from the Roy Colchester Diary.

Date Contributor Update
17 August 2015 15:39:12 helen@faxbase.co.uk Changes to place associations
Sources

The second page of Debach 493rd Squadron aircraft landing at Mendlesham Airfield.
Taken from the Roy Colchester Diary.

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