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Moulsford Manor.
Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Officer's Rest Home.'

IWM catalogue record

This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

The 486th Bomb Groups' officer's rest home. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Officer's Rest Home.'

Locations

  • Moulsford Manor

    Military site : non-airfield
    Run by the American Red Cross, Moulsford Manor was one of 16 country houses or 'flak homes' which housed airmen for Rest and Recuperation away from the stress of flying missions. Each serviceman was entitled to at least one rest period during their 25...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
17 October 2017 10:57:38 Lucy May Changes to caption
Sources

Roger Freeman's 'Mighty Eighth War Manual', pg. 142 for another photo showing the same view of Moulsford Manor.

Date Contributor Update
26 August 2015 20:06:28 Mkempson Changes to place associations
Sources

Freeman. War Manual p142

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:08 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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