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  1. Portreath

    Portreath

    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1940-41 as an RAF fighter station, Portreath was unusual in having straightaway four tarmac-surface hard runways, with double blast pens dispersed around the perimeter track. After wartime development, it eventually had four T2 and four...

  2. Potters Hill

    Potters Hill

    Military site : non-airfield
    Possible location - in the Potter Hill area of High Green to the north of Sheffield.

  3. Pound Corner Memorial, Wangford

  4. Poynton

    Poynton

    Military site : non-airfield
    The site is to the south of Poynton village, adjacent to Woodford Aerodrome. Currently the Adlington Industrial Estate.

  5. Prescott National Cemetary

  6. Presque Isle Army Airfield

    Presque Isle Army Airfield

    Military site : airfield

  7. Preston

    Preston

    Military site : non-airfield
    An Air Service Command base. Exact location unknown.

  8. Prestwick

    Prestwick

    Military site : airfield
    Opened as civil Prestwick Airport with a grass airfield in 1936, it was also an RAF training, fighter and Coastal Command base during 1936 to 1941. Scottish Aviation established an assembly and maintenance facility there in 1938, developed during the...

  9. Prosnes

    Prosnes

    Military site : airfield

  10. Pyote Army Airfield

    Pyote Army Airfield

    Military site : airfield

  11. Péronne

    Péronne

    Military site : airfield

  12. Quesnoy sur Deûle - Chemin du robinet

  13. Rackheath

    Rackheath

    Military site : airfield
    First allocated to the Eighth Air Force as a bomber base in August 1942, Rackheath was then earmarked as a fighter base but, because of delay in construction, was never used as such. Built during 1943, the station had three concrete runways, 50 loop...

  14. Rackheath Holy Trinity Church

  15. Rackheath Industrial Estate Memorials

  16. Rainbow Corner, London

    Rainbow Corner, London

    Military site : non-airfield

  17. Ramitelli

    Ramitelli

    Military site : airfield

  18. Ramsbury

    Ramsbury

    Military site : airfield
    Planned as an RAF operational training station, Ramsbury was allocated while under construction to the Eighth Air Force as a transport base. Built during 1942, it had eventually three concrete runways, 28 pan and 24 loop hardstandings, and two T2...

  19. Rapid City Army Air Base

    Rapid City Army Air Base

    Military site : airfield

  20. Rattlesden

    Rattlesden

    Military site : airfield
    Built for the Eighth Air Force in 1942, Rattlesden had three concrete runways, 50 hardstandings and two dispersed T2 hangars. Intended to be a twin-engine B-26 bomber base, it was originally a satellite for nearby Rougham, and first occupied from...

  21. Rattlesden Gliding Club

    Rattlesden Gliding Club

    Other location

  22. Rattlesden Memorial

    Rattlesden Memorial

    Other location

  23. Raydon

    Raydon

    Military site : airfield
    Although never used as such, Raydon was built during 1942-43 as an Eighth Air Force bomber base, with three concrete runways, 50 loop and one pan hardstandings, and two dispersed T2 hangars. Initially on loan to the Ninth Air Force, it was first...

  24. Raydon Airfield Memorial

    Raydon Airfield Memorial

    Other location

  25. Reczyn, Poland

    Reczyn, Poland

    Crash site

  26. Red Feather Club Museum

    Red Feather Club Museum

    Other location

  27. Redgrave Park

    Redgrave Park

    Military site : non-airfield

  28. Redlingfield Memorial

    Redlingfield Memorial

    Other location

  29. Reedham War Memorial

  30. Reims / Champagne

    Reims / Champagne

    Military site : airfield

  31. Remeham

    Remeham

    Military site : non-airfield
    Home of 19th Air Support Command.

  32. Rennes

    Rennes

    Military site : airfield

  33. Rhone American Cemetery and Memorial

  34. Riddle Field

    Riddle Field

    Military site : airfield

  35. Ridgewell

    Ridgewell

    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1941-42 as an RAF bomber station, Ridgewell operated as a satellite to RAF Stradishall until May 1943. It had three concrete runways, initially 36 pan hardstandings, and two dispersed T2 hangars. Taken over by the Eighth Air Force in June...

  36. Ringshall

    Ringshall

    Military site : non-airfield
    Crowcroft Road, Nedging, built to the west of Wattisham 377.

  37. Ringwood

    Ringwood

    Military site : non-airfield

  38. Riseley

    Riseley

    Military site : non-airfield
    Chemical units were based here. Possibly part of the camp complex in the adjacent Melchbourne Park. Exact Location unknown.

  39. Rivenhall

    Rivenhall

    Military site : airfield
    Originally allocated to the Eighth Air Force as a heavy bomber base, Rivenhall was built during 1943-44 but transferred to the Ninth Air Force before construction was complete. It had three concrete runways, 51 loop hardstandings and two dispersed T2...

  40. Roke Manor

    Roke Manor

    Military site : non-airfield

  41. Romsey

    Romsey

    Military site : non-airfield
    One of 16 country houses or 'flak homes' which catered for approximately 25 airmen at a time to come for Rest and Recuperation away from the stress of flying missions. Run by the American Red Cross, each serviceman was entitled to at least one rest...

  42. Rookery Farm,Walcott, Norfolk

  43. Rosieres en Haye

    Rosieres en Haye

    Military site : airfield

  44. Rougham Control Tower Museum

  45. Roye / Amy

    Roye / Amy

    Military site : airfield

  46. Royston

    Royston

    Other location

  47. Rudloe Manor

    Rudloe Manor

    Military site : non-airfield
    It was the manor house which was was probably used as Headquarters Ninth Tactical Command. Bath Stone was quarried from here leaving a vast set of underground caverns which were used by the military since the 1930s. Located next to RAF Box (No. 10...

  48. Rumburgh, Suffolk

    Rumburgh, Suffolk

    Other location

  49. Rushden

    Rushden

    Military site : non-airfield

  50. Saffron Walden

    Saffron Walden

    Military site : non-airfield
    Headquarters 65th Fighter Wing. Exact location unknown.