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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
23 February 2018 19:54:04 Rob in Norwich Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and place associations
Sources

Rob Edwards original photo, taken January 2018. Replaces UPL31806 which was incorrectly oriented.

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