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At the bottom of the village war memorial In the churchyard of All Saints, the Shipdham Parish Church.



  • 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    The 44th Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 15-January-1942 at McDill Field, Florida and equipped with B-24Cs. The Group moved to Barksdale Field, Louisiana and acted as a training unit for the 90th 93rd and 98th Bomb Groups and flew anti...


  • Shipdham

    Military site : airfield
    Shipdham was built in 1941-1942, the first US heavy bomber airfield in the English county of Norfolk. It was a standard design, with T2-type hangars and a domestic site dispersed to the south east. Improvements were carried out to increase the number...

  • All Saints, Shipdham

    Other location

  • Taverham Mill Lakes

    Crash site


Date Contributor Update
19 April 2015 17:32:12 usxpat Created entry with caption, unit associations and place associations
Photo taken 8 August 2012, Gary Atkins