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Heather Taylor of the Women's Land Army with Sam, a Corporal of the 390th Bomb Group, from Brooklyn.



  • 390th Bomb Group

    390th Bomb Group

    The 390th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Framlingham, Suffolk, between July 1943 and the end of the war in Europe. The Group was engaged in strategic missions until the invasion of Europe when its role became more of a tactical one. This...


  • Heather Taylor

    Heather Taylor was a Land Girl. Over the course of her service she had several relations with American servicemen. During her first placement in Halesworth, the farmer's wife disapproved of her American boyfriend 'Michael' and accused Heather of being ...


  • 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...


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18 November 2016 11:02:52 Emily Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations

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