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  1. Meautis


    Military site : airfield

  2. Mediouna


    Military site : airfield

  3. Medmenham


    Military site : non-airfield
    RAF Medmenham was home to the Central Interpretation Unit, later the Allied Central Interpretation Unit, responsible for analysing aerial photography taken by American and British reconnaissance aircraft.

  4. Melchbourne Park

    Melchbourne Park

    Military site : non-airfield
    Some Advanced Ammunition Parks were used to store poison gas bombs or chemical weapons. Possible location.

  5. Mellaha


    Military site : airfield

  6. Melton Mowbray

    Melton Mowbray

    Military site : non-airfield
    Advance Ammunition Parks used by the RAF were often enlarged to include USAAF munitions. These dumps which might exploit natural cave systems or dense woodland, also included concrete structures as a means of protection. Some were also used to store...

  7. Melun


    Military site : airfield

  8. Membury


    Military site : airfield
    Planned as an RAF operational training base, Membury was built during 1942, and then upgraded in 1943 after allocation to the USAAF as a reconnaissance or transport base, with maintenance and repair depot facilities. It had eventually three concrete...

  9. Memorial Bench, North Pickenham

  10. Memorial at Saint Martin de Blagny

  11. Memphis National Cemetery

  12. Mendlesham


    Military site : airfield
    Built in 1942-1943, Mendlesham's first flying unit was the RAF's No. 310 Squadron - a Czechoslovakian unit. The airfield then became home to the USAAF 34th Bomb Group. This unit flew missions from Mendlesham in B-24s and B-17s.

  13. Mennaye Field

    Mennaye Field

    Military site : non-airfield

  14. Merryfield


    Military site : airfield
    Originally named Isle Abbotts, the station was built during 1942-43 as a potential RAF bomber base, but completed in 1944 as a Ninth Air Force transport base. Renamed Merryfield in September 1943, by the time it opened in February 1944 there were three...

  15. Merseburg


    Other location

  16. Merston


    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1939-41 as a grass airfield satellite to RAF Tangmere, Merston initially had no fixed runways, 17 hardstandings, 12 double pens and six blister hangars. Occupied by RAF fighter squadrons from May 1941 to August 1942, it had been allocated...

  17. Metfield


    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1942-43 as an Eighth Air Force bomber base, Metfield had three concrete runways, 39 pan plus 15 loop hardstandings, and two dispersed T2 hangars. It was first occupied by the 353rd Fighter Group, equipped with P-47s, from August 1943 to...

  18. Metz


    Military site : airfield

  19. Middle Wallop

    Middle Wallop

    Military site : airfield
    Planned as an RAF bomber station with a grass airfield, concrete perimeter track and hardstandings, Middle Wallop opened as a training base in April 1940, before construction was complete. Used as an RAF day-fighter and night-fighter base during 1940...

  20. Middlesbrough


    Military site : non-airfield

  21. Mildenhall


    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1933-34 as the first of the new RAF bomber aerodromes in East Anglia, Mildenhall opened with a grass airfield and two Type A hangars in October 1934. It operated primarily as an RAF medium and heavy bomber base from 1934 to 1950, when it...

  22. Mill Hill

    Mill Hill

    Crash site

  23. Millville Army Air Field

    Millville Army Air Field

    Military site : airfield

  24. Milton Ernest

    Milton Ernest

    Military site : non-airfield

  25. Mirgorod


    Military site : airfield

  26. Molesworth


    Military site : airfield
    Molesworth was one of the early stations used by the Eighth Air Force in the UK, first occupied by the 15th Bomb Squadron’s Douglas Bostons in June 1942. Built in 1940 and extended and improved in 1942, Molesworth is most associated with the 303rd...

  27. Montesquieu


    Military site : airfield

  28. Monument to American Flyers, Dwingeloo

  29. Morley Hall

    Morley Hall

    Military site : non-airfield

  30. Moulsford Manor

    Moulsford Manor

    Military site : non-airfield
    Run by the American Red Cross, Moulsford Manor was one of 16 country houses or 'flak homes' which housed airmen for Rest and Recuperation away from the stress of flying missions. Each serviceman was entitled to at least one rest period during their 25...

  31. Mount Farm

    Mount Farm

    Military site : airfield
    Originally a grass airfield satellite for the RAF Photographic Reconnaissance Unit at nearby RAF Benson, Mount Farm was built in 1940-1941. It had three concrete runways, 49 dispersals (24 concrete pan type plus 25 PSP squares), and eight blister...

  32. Mourmelon


    Military site : airfield

  33. Mousehill


    Military site : non-airfield

  34. Mousehole


    Military site : non-airfield
    A detachment of the 18th Weather Squadron was based here. Exact location unknown, but the camp/weather station could well have been on the cliffs or near the Coastguard Station.

  35. Mullaghmore


    Military site : airfield
    Planned as an RAF bomber OTU and then for other purposes, Mullaghmore was built during 1941-42 with only two runways, but with 30 pan type hardstandings and four T2 hangars. 25 more 'Y’ type hardstandings were added in late 1943. The station was handed...

  36. Mundesley Flak House

    Mundesley Flak House

    Military site : non-airfield

  37. Muqeible


    Military site : airfield

  38. Narborough


    Military site : non-airfield
    First World War airfield which was eclipsed by its neighbour RAF Marham.

  39. Nardi's Fish and Chips

    Nardi's Fish and Chips

    Other location

  40. Nascot Lodge

    Nascot Lodge

    Military site : non-airfield
    Provisional Headquarters of the Combat Support Wing. Exact location unknown.

  41. Navarin


    Military site : airfield

  42. Navy


    Military site : non-airfield

  43. Neaton


    Military site : non-airfield
    During the US occupancy of Watton the 3rd Strategic Air Depot was also incorporated. This depot was for the repair of all 2nd Air Division B-24 Liberators and remained functional until July 1945. Confusion arises as the base was established to the...

  44. Neeroeteren


    Crash site

  45. Nether Wallop

    Nether Wallop

    Military site : non-airfield
    After a destructive bombing raid RAF Middle Wallop requisitioned Wallop House in Nether Wallop to accommodate displaced personnel....

  46. Netherlands American Cemetery

  47. New Eccles Hall School, Quidenham

  48. New Farm, Frettenham, Norfolk

  49. New Zealand Farm

    New Zealand Farm

    Military site : airfield

  50. Newcastle-under-Lyme


    Military site : non-airfield
    The Sneyd family bought the Keele estate in 1542 and remained there until declining fortunes caused them to sell it to the University College of North Staffordshire in 1949....