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  1. Brigg


    Military site : non-airfield
    Home to some support units, including Quatermaster units. Exact location unknown - based on village centre.

  2. Brighton


    Other location

  3. Bristol


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

  4. Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial

  5. Brome Village Church

    Brome Village Church

    Other location

  6. Brooklands Club, Brooklands Avenue, Cambridge

    Brooklands Club, Brooklands Avenue, Cambridge

    Military site : airfield
    One of the American Red Cross Clubs in Cambridge, the Brooklands Club provided meals, snacks, information, beds and lounges for American Servicemen.

  7. Brookwood


    Military site : non-airfield

  8. Brookwood American Cemetery and Memorial

  9. Brucheville


    Military site : airfield

  10. 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.

  11. Brugelette


    Other location

  12. Bryanston Square

    Bryanston Square

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

  13. Buc


    Military site : airfield

  14. Buchenwald


    Other location

  15. Buckfastleigh


    Military site : non-airfield

  16. Buckland House

    Buckland House

    Military site : non-airfield

  17. 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...

  18. Bungay Community Centre

    Bungay Community Centre

    Other location

  19. 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...

  20. Burn Fell, Trough of Bowland

  21. Burton Rough

    Burton Rough

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

  22. 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.

  23. 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...

  24. 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...

  25. Bury St Edmunds, Abbey Gardens

  26. 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...

  27. Cairngarroch Bay

    Cairngarroch Bay

    Crash site

  28. Cakes & Ale Holiday Park, Leiston

  29. Cambrai/Niergnies


    Military site : airfield

  30. Cambridge


    Other location

  31. Cambridge American Cemetery

  32. Cambridge Herschel Road

    Cambridge Herschel Road

    Military site : non-airfield

  33. 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.

  34. Campsea Ashe

    Campsea Ashe

    Crash site

  35. Canterbury, Kent

    Canterbury, Kent

    Other location

  36. Cardonville


    Military site : airfield

  37. Carentan


    Military site : airfield

  38. Carleton Rode

    Carleton Rode

    Crash site

  39. Carlstrom Field

    Carlstrom Field

    Military site : airfield

  40. Carlton Colville

    Carlton Colville

    Crash site

  41. Castel Volturno

    Castel Volturno

    Military site : airfield

  42. Castelluccio


    Military site : airfield

  43. Cawston


    Crash site

  44. Celone


    Military site : airfield

  45. 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...

  46. Chapel Row

    Chapel Row

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

  47. 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.

  48. Charleroi


    Military site : airfield

  49. Charles Gumm Memorial Bench, Nayland

  50. 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...