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  1. Brighton

    Brighton

    Other location

  2. Bristol

    Bristol

    Military site : non-airfield
    Home to a Quartermaster Truck unit. Exact location unknown - based on city centre.

  3. Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial

  4. Brome Village Church

    Brome Village Church

    Other location

  5. Brookwood

    Brookwood

    Military site : non-airfield

  6. Brookwood American Cemetery and Memorial

  7. Brucheville

    Brucheville

    Military site : airfield

  8. Bruern Abbey

    Bruern Abbey

    Military site : non-airfield
    Bruern Abbey House (1720) built on the site of a Cistercian Abbey founded in 1147. Currently an Independent Preparatory School.

  9. Brugelette

    Brugelette

    Other location

  10. Bryanston Square

    Bryanston Square

    Military site : non-airfield
    Headquarters Air technical Services Command in Europe. Exact location unknown.

  11. Buc

    Buc

    Military site : airfield

  12. Buckfastleigh

    Buckfastleigh

    Military site : non-airfield

  13. Buckland House

    Buckland House

    Military site : non-airfield

  14. Bungay

    Bungay

    Military site : airfield
    From late November 1943, the three bases of Bungay, Seething and Hardwick were the stations of the 20th Combat Wing of the Eighth Air Force. The base had previously housed individual squadrons of the 310th Bomb Group (Twelfth Air Force) and of the 93rd...

  15. Bungay Community Centre

    Bungay Community Centre

    Other location

  16. Bures

    Bures

    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...

  17. Burn Fell, Trough of Bowland

  18. Burton Rough

    Burton Rough

    Military site : non-airfield
    This woodland area was used by 461st Signal Construction Battalion....

  19. Burton-on-Trent

    Burton-on-Trent

    Military site : non-airfield
    The Wetmore Road industrial area was taken over by US servicemen. This location is sandwiched between the River Trent and railway marshalling yards.

  20. Burtonwood

    Burtonwood

    Military site : airfield
    Built for the RAF in 1939-40, the RAF's No. 37 Maintenance Unit used the base from 1940 to 1942, before it became a joint Anglo-American maintenance and servicing airfield - a Base Air Depot. After the war it continued to be used as a maintenance and...

  21. Bury St Edmunds

    Bury St Edmunds

    Military site : airfield
    The airfield was purpose-built for American bomb groups and as such had a 2,000 yard main runway that lain in concrete with a tarred and wood-chipped surface. The scale of bases such as this meant that very often the technical, administrative and...

  22. Bury St Edmunds, Abbey Gardens

  23. 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...

  24. Cairngarroch Bay

    Cairngarroch Bay

    Crash site

  25. Cakes & Ale Holiday Park, Leiston

  26. Cambrai/Niergnies

    Cambrai/Niergnies

    Military site : airfield

  27. Cambridge

    Cambridge

    Other location

  28. Cambridge American Cemetery

  29. Cambridge Herschel Road

    Cambridge Herschel Road

    Military site : non-airfield

  30. 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.

  31. Campsea Ashe

    Campsea Ashe

    Crash site

  32. Canterbury, Kent

    Canterbury, Kent

    Other location

  33. Cardonville

    Cardonville

    Military site : airfield

  34. Carentan

    Carentan

    Military site : airfield

  35. Carleton Rode

    Carleton Rode

    Crash site

  36. Carlstrom Field

    Carlstrom Field

    Military site : airfield

  37. Carlton Colville

    Carlton Colville

    Crash site

  38. Castel Volturno

    Castel Volturno

    Military site : airfield

  39. Castelluccio

    Castelluccio

    Military site : airfield

  40. Cawston

    Cawston

    Crash site

  41. Celone

    Celone

    Military site : airfield

  42. Chalgrove

    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...

  43. Chapel Row

    Chapel Row

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

  44. 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.

  45. Charleroi

    Charleroi

    Military site : airfield

  46. Charles Gumm Memorial Bench, Nayland

  47. 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...

  48. Chartres

    Chartres

    Military site : airfield

  49. Chateaudun

    Chateaudun

    Military site : airfield

  50. Chateaudun-du-Rhumel

    Chateaudun-du-Rhumel

    Military site : airfield