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Nice close up of unidentified 'Droop Snoot' P-38J Lightning. Note the under wing bomb load of the port wing countered by the drop tank under the starboard wing.



  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • Base Air Depot 3


  • Langford Lodge

    Military site : airfield
    Planned to be a Satellite Landing Ground for No. 23 Maintenance Unit at RAF Aldergrove, Langford Lodge was selected in October 1941 to be developed as an air deport for the maintenance and repair of USAAF aircraft. A scheme was devised whereby the...


Date Contributor Update
06 January 2016 10:56:31 Al_Skiff Changes to caption

USAAF Photo.

Date Contributor Update
06 January 2016 10:47:28 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and place associations

USAAF Photo.