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CG-4A gliders of the 442nd Troop Carrier Group lined up at Chilbolton in preparation for their next mission, September 1944. Image via George Kammermeyer.
Military site : airfield
Planned as a grass airfield Relief Landing Ground for RAF Middle Wallop, Chilbolton was used as a fighter and Army Co-operation base during 1940-42. Enlarged and upgraded with a tarmac-surface hard perimeter track, some double blast pens and other...
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IWM, Roger Freeman Collection