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  1. Forchies-la-marche

    Forchies-la-marche

    Crash site

  2. Ford

    Ford

    Military site : airfield
    Originally a Royal Flying Corps station at the end of the First World War, the airfield was unused from 1920-1930, and a civil airfield from 1930-1936. Re-used as RAF Ford 1937-39, and operated by the Royal Navy 1939-40, it was allocated for Eighth...

  3. Forges-les-Eaux

    Forges-les-Eaux

    Crash site

  4. Fort Bliss National Cemetery

  5. Fort Dix

    Fort Dix

    Military site : non-airfield

  6. Fort Logan National Cemetery

  7. Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery

  8. Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery

  9. Fort Snelling National Cemetery

  10. Foulsham

    Foulsham

    Military site : airfield
    Foulsham was built for the RAF in 1940-42, then used by RAF bombers and RAF special electronic warfare aircraft. An Eighth Air Force Radio Countermeasures detachment was based here in 1944-45 (it also used nearby RAF Oulton. The airfield was closed at...

  11. Foulsham Village Sign, Foulsham

  12. Fowey

    Fowey

    Other location

  13. Fowlmere

    Fowlmere

    Military site : airfield
    Just as nearby Duxford was known as the 'Duck pond' by American airmen, so Fowlmere was known as 'the Hen Puddle' because of the wet conditions that pervaded the bases during the winter of 1943-1944. The 339th Fighter Group had no choice but to persist...

  14. Fowlmere, Cambridgeshire

    Fowlmere, Cambridgeshire

    Other location

  15. Foxton

    Foxton

    Crash site

  16. Framlingham

    Framlingham

    Military site : airfield
    Built for the Eighth Air Force from 1942 to 43, Framlingham was home first to the 95th Bomb Group, before that unit moved to RAF Alconbury. From 1943 to 1945, it was operated by the 390th Bomb Group. The airfield was handed back to the RAF in 1945, and...

  17. Freckleton

    Freckleton

    Crash site

  18. Frederick  Field, Oklahoma

    Frederick Field, Oklahoma

    Military site : airfield

  19. Frettenham Village Hall

    Frettenham Village Hall

    Other location

  20. Fritton Warren

    Fritton Warren

    Military site : non-airfield

  21. Fritzlar

    Fritzlar

    Military site : airfield

  22. Fulbeck

    Fulbeck

    Military site : airfield
    A Relief Landing Ground for RAF College Cranwell in 1940-42, Fulbeck was developed as RAF Fulbeck bomber station in 1942-43. Operated first by the RAF then the Troop Carrier Groups of the Ninth Air Force in the build up to and exectution of the...

  23. Furth

    Furth

    Military site : airfield

  24. Furzedown House

    Furzedown House

    Military site : non-airfield

  25. Gablingen

    Gablingen

    Military site : airfield

  26. Gael

    Gael

    Military site : airfield

  27. Garvestone

    Garvestone

    Crash site

  28. Geiger Field

    Geiger Field

    Military site : airfield

  29. Gelderingen

    Gelderingen

    Crash site

  30. Gerbini Airfield

    Gerbini Airfield

    Military site : airfield

  31. Gioia del Colle

    Gioia del Colle

    Military site : airfield

  32. Giulia

    Giulia

    Military site : airfield

  33. Glatton

    Glatton

    Military site : airfield
    Glatton, which lay mostly in the parish of Conington, was built by the 809th Engineer Battalion (Aviation) of the U.S. Army in the last months of 1942. Unusually, the base's three runways surrounded Rose Court Farm, which remained a working farm...

  34. Golden Gate National Cemetery

  35. Gorges

    Gorges

    Military site : airfield

  36. Gorleston on Sea

    Gorleston on Sea

    Other location

  37. Gosfield

    Gosfield

    Military site : airfield
    First used as an airfield during the First World War, when known as Royal Flying Corps/RAF Sible Hedingham, it was built as Gosfield for the Eighth Air Force and then Ninth Air Force in 1942-43. Home to first the 365th Fighter Group, then the 397th...

  38. Goswick Bay

    Goswick Bay

    Crash site

  39. Goxhill

    Goxhill

    Military site : airfield
    Goxhill opened in June 1941 as an RAF Bomber Command airfield, before being handed over to RAF Fighter Command in December. The Eighth Air Force took ownership in August 1942, and used the airfield, which they quickly dubbed 'Goat Hill' for operational...

  40. Grafton Underwood

    Grafton Underwood

    Military site : airfield
    Grafton Underwood was built in 1941 by George Wimpey and Co. Ltd. It was the first airfield in England to receive an Eighth Air Force flying unit, when in May 1942 personnel of the 15th Bomb Squadron took up residence. As a satellite airfield for...

  41. Great Ashfield

    Great Ashfield

    Military site : airfield
    The airfield was built in 1942 by John Laing & Son Ltd. 108,000 tons of concrete was used in its construction, creating a Class 'A' airfield suitable for heavy bombers. The 385th Bomb Group took up residence in the summer of 1943, and remained at the...

  42. Great Ashfield, Village Sign

  43. Great Barrington

    Great Barrington

    Military site : non-airfield
    An engineer unit was based here. Exact location unknown

  44. Great Chesterford

    Great Chesterford

    Military site : non-airfield

  45. Great Dunmow

    Great Dunmow

    Military site : airfield
    The airfield, two miles north-west of Great Dunmow, was built in 1942-1943 by the US Army's 818th Engineer Battalion (Aviation), alongside British contractors. B-26 Marauders of the 386th Bomb Group moved in in September 1943, and in October the Group...

  46. Great Falls AAF

    Great Falls AAF

    Military site : airfield

  47. Great Sampford

    Great Sampford

    Military site : airfield
    Opened in April 1942 as a grass airfield satellite to RAF Debden, Great Sampford had a single Sommerfeld Track runway and four blister hangars. Allocated to the Eighth Air Force in September 1942, it was returned to the RAF in February 1943, and...

  48. Great Whernside, Kettlewell

  49. Great Yarmouth

    Great Yarmouth

    Other location

  50. Green Lane, Redenhall