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Road sign in Conington, directing visitors to the memorials at All Saint's church that commemorate the service of the 457th BG(H) at nearby Glatton airfield, Station 130.

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  • Glatton

    Military site : airfield
    Glatton, which lay mostly in the parish of Conington, was built by the 809th Engineer Battalion (Aviation) of the U.S. Army in the last months of 1942. Unusually, the base's three runways surrounded Rose Court Farm, which remained a working farm...

  • Conington village

    Other location

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
19 February 2018 20:14:36 Rob in Norwich Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and place associations
Sources

Original photos by Rob Edwards, taken in January 2018.

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