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  1. Bushey Hall

    Bushey Hall

    Military site : non-airfield
    Requisitioned in 1942 and handed over to the Eighth Air Force later that year; USAAF used it as the Headquarters VIIIth Fighter Command due to its proximity to RAF Fighter Command headquarters at Bentley Priory. After the Berlin Airlift (1948-49) it...

  2. Cakes & Ale Holiday Park, Leiston

  3. Cambrai/Niergnies


    Military site : airfield

  4. Cambridge


    Other location

  5. Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial

  6. Cambridge Herschel Road

    Cambridge Herschel Road

    Military site : non-airfield

  7. Camp Griffiss

    Camp Griffiss

    Military site : non-airfield
    Named Camp Griffiss after Colonel Townsend Griffiss, the first US casualty of the war, killed when his aircraft was downed by friendly fire. Map location based on the position of General Eisenhower's office.

  8. Campsea Ashe

    Campsea Ashe

    Crash site

  9. Canterbury, Kent

    Canterbury, Kent

    Other location

  10. Capel St Mary, Suffolk

  11. Cardonville


    Military site : airfield

  12. Carentan Airfield

    Carentan Airfield

    Military site : airfield

  13. Carleton Rode, Norfolk

  14. Carlstrom Field

    Carlstrom Field

    Military site : airfield

  15. Carlton Colville, Suffolk, England

  16. Castel Volturno Airfield

    Castel Volturno Airfield

    Military site : airfield

  17. Castelluccio Airfield

    Castelluccio Airfield

    Military site : airfield

  18. Cawston, Norfolk, England

  19. Celone Airfield

    Celone Airfield

    Military site : airfield

  20. Chalgrove


    Military site : airfield
    Chalgrove was built as a USAAF transport or observation unit base in 1943-44. Several reconnaissance units operated from the airfield, including the Ninth Air Force's 10th Photographic Group and 423rd Night Fighter Squadron (later 155th Reconnaissance...

  21. Chapel Row

    Chapel Row

    Military site : non-airfield
    Home of 306 Fighter Control Sq, XXIX Tac Air Command. Exact location unknown

  22. Charborough Park

    Charborough Park

    Military site : non-airfield
    Home to a Quartermaster unit. Appears to be the grounds of Charborough House and deer park; county boundary change to Dorset in 1970s. Exact location unknown.

  23. Charleroi


    Military site : airfield

  24. Charles Gumm Memorial Bench, Nayland

  25. Charmy Down

    Charmy Down

    Military site : airfield
    Charmy Down was built for the RAF in 1940, and used by the Ninth Air Force from 1943 - initially as a maintenance and servicing airfield, then as a base for operating A-20 Havoc night fighters of the 422nd, 423rd and 425th Night Fighter Squadrons 1944...

  26. Chartes Airdrome

    Chartes Airdrome

    Military site : airfield

  27. Chartres


    Military site : airfield

  28. Chateaudun


    Military site : airfield

  29. Chateaudun-du-Rhumel Airfield

    Chateaudun-du-Rhumel Airfield

    Military site : airfield

  30. Cheddington


    Military site : airfield
    The main runway at Cheddington fell short of the required 2,000 yards for a class A airfield and it was originally used as a satellite for groups at Bovingdon nearby. Between October 1942 and the end of war in Europe it was used as a Combat Crew...

  31. Chedworth


    Military site : airfield
    Chedworth was built as a satellite for RAF Aston Down in 1941-42, and was home to several USAAF lodger units in 1944. After the Second World War it was used as a Royal Navy storage depot, an RAF Landing Ground 1960s-70s, and was home to a civil gliding...

  32. Chelveston


    Military site : airfield
    Chelveston was adapted and expanded in preparation for the arrival of American forces. Rather than heavy bombers, the first aircraft to fly from its runways were C-47 Skytrains that were flown by the 60th Troop Carrier Group in July 1942. The first...

  33. Chelveston Memorial

    Chelveston Memorial

    Other location

  34. Chievres


    Military site : airfield

  35. Chilbolton


    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...

  36. Chipelle Airfield

    Chipelle Airfield

    Military site : airfield

  37. Chippenham


    Military site : non-airfield

  38. Chipping Ongar

    Chipping Ongar

    Military site : airfield
    The air base was constructed by the 831st Engineer Battalion (Aviation) in late August 1942. The 387th Bomb Group were the only American group to be based there, flying B-26 Marauders in strategic missions over France, first for the Eighth and then for...

  39. Chiseldon


    Military site : non-airfield
    Up to and including the war-time period the village name was Chisledon. Consisted of a large camp/garrison including a hospital at Wroughton. Chiseldon Camp Halt is on the now dismantled Midland and South Western Junction Railway. Exact location unknown.

  40. Chorley


    Military site : non-airfield
    Washington Hall was part of the huge Replacement Control Depot network for processing troops newly arrived in England from ports such as Liverpool, prior to their being assigned a unit and had a similar function to the camps at Stone, Staffordshire.

  41. Chrishall


    Military site : non-airfield
    On the Cambridgeshire/Essex border immediately to the west of Duxford 357. This site was used as accommodation and comprised Nissen huts, ablution block, latrines and mess hall, some of which remain today. One of the last non-airfield sites to be...

  42. Christchurch


    Military site : airfield
    The original Christchurch Airport operated from 1935-39, and the airfield was used by the RAF from 1939 to 1941. It was the site of the Airspeed Aircraft factiry from 1940 to 51. Christchurch was developed for USAAF use in 1943, and the Ninth Air Force...

  43. Church Farm, Stockbury, Kent

  44. Church Street, Old Catton, Norwich

  45. City of Norwich Aviation Museum

  46. Clacton-on-Sea


    Military site : non-airfield

  47. Clanfield


    Military site : non-airfield

  48. Clastres Aerodrome

    Clastres Aerodrome

    Military site : airfield

  49. Cluntoe


    Military site : airfield
    Cluntoe was built for the RAF in 1940-42, before being handed obver to the Eighth Air Force. It was used as a Combat Crew Replacement Centre for the training of crews, and was also home to the 311th Ferrying Squadron. It was closed after being handed...

  50. Cokethorpe


    Military site : non-airfield
    Cokethorpe House was built in 1709 for the Harcourt family. There was a tented camp in the Park grounds. The mansion at Cokethorpe Park has become the independent Cokethorpe School. Exact location unknown.