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Newport

Military site : non-airfield

Detailed history

Exact location unknown.

English Heritage's record description

Not yet known

Service

Units

  • 15th Bomb Squadron

    15th Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    The 15th Bomb Squadron was the first US bomb unit sent to UK. Flying personnel arrived at Newport without aircraft on 13 May 1942. ...

  • 689th Quartermaster Company

    689th Quartermaster Company

    Company
    Designated the 689th Quartermaster Company Aviation (LM) on 22 April 1942 with a strength of 50 enlisted men under the command of Lieutenant William Fairbank. Having already been alerted for overseas shipment, the unit sailed aboard the SS Cathay to...

  • 280th Station Hospital

    280th Station Hospital

    Medical Unit

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
29 September 2014 10:12:22 Emily Changes to latitude, longitude and history
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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:02:17 AAM AAM ingest
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