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Trowbridge

Military site : non-airfield

The army barracks along Frome Road pre-dates the First World War. During the Second World War this, plus a new camp alongside Thomas Road and Middle Lane was initially used to house British troops before being deployed abroad.

When they left their place was taken by Americans in the build-up to D-Day.

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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:02:18 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Barry Anderson, Army Air Forces Stations (Alabama, 1985) / http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/ww2peopleswar/stories/20/a1322920.shtml

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